Military news

Saudi Arabia imports UAV production line from China: reports

2017-03-27 19:18:00

The Beijing-based China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp (CASC) recently signed a deal to sell unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) as well as production lines to Saudi Arabia, according to IHS Janes Defence Industry news. Full Story

PLA Daily vows strict discipline for Chinese army

2017-03-27 14:45:00

A total of 4,885 military officials were punished for disciplinary offenses in 2016, the People's Liberation Army (PLA) flagship newspaper reported Monday. Full Story

DPRK army warns U.S., South Korea against 'special operation' targeting leadership

2017-03-27 11:16:00

The military of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Sunday warned the United States and South Korea against any attempt to stage a "special operation" to hit its leadership and military installations, including the nuclear arms base. Full Story

WWII 'Flying Tigers' plane on permanent display in China

2017-03-26 08:54:00

A military transport plane used in the World War II was put on permanent display in China to honor an American air squadron which helped the Chinese fight against Japanese aggression. Full Story

India to conduct joint military exercises with several countries

2017-03-25 09:19:00

Indian government Friday said it was going to conduct joint military exercises with several countries including China, United Kingdom, Russia and United States this year to boost military ties and enhance bilateral defence cooperation. Full Story

China on high alert for Japan's military move

2017-03-24 09:01:00

China said on Thursday it is on high alert for Japan's true intentions as the Japanese helicopter-carrier destroyer Kaga went into service on Wednesday. Full Story

Nation on alert as Japan launches ship

2017-03-24 08:58:00

Beijing said on Thursday it has reasons to stay "highly alert" to Tokyo's military moves and the real intentions behind them, one day after a large Japanese escort vessel was commissioned. Full Story

Russia warns against U.S. military buildup on Korean Peninsula

2017-03-24 08:51:00

Russia on Thursday warned the United States against using missile launches by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to justify its military buildup on the Korean peninsula. Full Story

Army seeks better recruits

2017-03-24 08:37:00

Southwest China's Yunnan Province is encouraging retired servicemen and servicewomen to rejoin the army if they meet the job requirements, and offers a one-off financial incentive of 4,000 yuan ($580), local media reported Thursday. Full Story

Chinese contingent participates in Pakistan Day military parade

2017-03-23 14:31:00

A contingent of the guard of honor of the three services of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) took part in a grand military parade held in Pakistan's capital Islamabad on Thursday morning to mark the country's Republic Day. Full Story