Military news

Chinese, Malaysian military top brass meet on cooperation

2017-03-29 17:08:00

Xu Qiliang, visiting vice chairman of China's Central Military Commission, and Malaysian Defense Minister Hishammuddin Hussein discussed military cooperation between the two countries at a meeting here on Wednesday. Full Story

Arms race with mainland harms Taiwan's interests: spokesman

2017-03-29 15:45:00

A mainland spokesperson said Wednesday that an arms race between Taiwan and the mainland would only harm Taiwan compatriots. Full Story

China, Cuba military officials discuss mutual cooperation

2017-03-29 09:38:00

Fan Changlong, vice chairman of the Central Military Commission, met with Cuban Minister of the Revolutionary Armed Forces Leopoldo Cintra Frias at the Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing on Tuesday. Full Story

PLA stages live-fire drill near China-Myanmar border

2017-03-28 20:21:00

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA)forces on Tuesday staged an air-ground live-fire drill in south China, close to the border with Myanmar, military sources said. Full Story

Cambodia honors 2 Chinese peacekeepers killed in 1993 attack

2017-03-28 14:10:00

As the annual Tomb-Sweeping Day approaches, Cambodia and China on Tuesday jointly commemorated two Chinese UN peacekeepers who were killed in a blast 24 years ago. Full Story

Watchdogs punish corruption in PLA

2017-03-28 08:55:00

A total of 4,885 members of the People's Liberation Army were punished last year for disciplinary violations, according to PLA Daily, the military's flagship newspaper. Full Story

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