Military news

China reveals new evidence of Japan's germ war atrocities

2017-08-18 15:09:00

New evidence of human experiments and germ war crimes by Japan's notorious Unit 731 were released by a museum Friday in Harbin, capital of northeast China's Heilongjiang Province. Full Story

Russia's nuclear submarine successfully fires missile

2017-08-18 14:24:00

Russia's nuclear submarine Severodvinsk from the Northern Fleet successfully hit a target with a cruise missile on Friday, the navy announced in a statement. Full Story

Chinese, Thai air forces to conduct joint training

2017-08-18 10:38:00

Six aircraft of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) air force arrived at an air base in Thailand Thursday for a joint training exercise with the Thai air force from Thursday to Sept. 3. Full Story

China’s J-15 fighter jet lands safely after hitting bird

2017-08-18 10:19:00

A navy pilot flying China's J-15 fighter jet successfully landed his plane after catching fire after being struck by a bird, China Central Television (CCTV) reported Wednesday. Full Story

Russia says its military drills with India not against China

2017-08-18 08:58:00

The Russian Foreign Ministry said Thursday that the upcoming Russia-India military drills do not target China and expressed confidence that China and India can resolve their border tensions. Full Story

Xi calls for enhanced China-U.S. military ties

2017-08-18 06:39:00

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday said he expects military relations would become a major stabilizing factor in Sino-U.S. ties. Full Story

Japan to install new land-based Aegis missile defense system

2017-08-18 06:30:00

Japan's defense ministry is planning to install a defense system made in the United States known as "Aegis Ashore" to address ongoing concerns about tensions on the Korean Peninsula, Japan's public broadcaster NHK reported on Thursday. Full Story

Chinese, Thai air forces to conduct joint training

2017-08-17 19:25:00

Six aircraft of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) air force arrived at an air base in Thailand Thursday for a joint training exercise with the Thai air force from Thursday to Sept. 3. Full Story

Pilot safely lands fighter jet after bird strike causes fire in engine

2017-08-17 17:03:00

A navy carrier airman managed to land his plane after it hit a flock of birds and its left engine caught fire during a training session, reported cctv.com on Aug 17. Full Story

Chinese president meets top U.S. general

2017-08-17 16:44:00

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday met with visiting chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Full Story