Military news

Chinese Air Force team leaves for aerobatic shows in UAE, Pakistan

2017-11-06 16:36:00

The Chinese Air Force's August 1st Air Demonstration Team on Monday left for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to take part in the Dubai Airshow, which is scheduled to last from Nov. 12-16. Full Story

China's peacekeeping choppers make maiden flights

2017-11-06 09:37:00

Two aircraft from China's first peacekeeping helicopter unit completed their maiden flights in the Darfur area in western Sudan on November 4, reports the Liberation Army Daily. Full Story

Military pledges total loyalty to Xi

2017-11-06 08:37:00

The Chinese military will be absolutely loyal, pure, reliable, and resolutely follow the orders of Central Military Commission Chairman Xi Jinping, China's highest military authority has said. Full Story

China's aircraft carriers to get new propulsion system

2017-11-06 08:34:00

Chinese engineers have developed a new propulsion system for the country's second home-made aircraft carrier, which could equip the conventionally powered warship with the world's most advanced jet launch system along with newer weapons. Full Story

CMC issues guideline to affirm loyalty to CPC, Xi

2017-11-06 03:26:00

China's military should take Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era as their guide to fully implement President Xi's thinking on strengthening the military, and must follow the absolute leadership of the Communist Par Full Story

Focus on combat readiness, Xi tells PLA

2017-11-04 15:03:00

Xi Jinping, chairman of the Central Military Commission, urged the People's Liberation Army on Friday to concentrate all of its attention on honing combat capabilities to make sure it can win wars. Full Story

India successfully tests home-made guided bombs: defense ministry

2017-11-04 13:10:00

India successfully tested indigenously-developed light weight guided bombs in eastern state of Odisha, defense ministry officials said Saturday. Full Story

Xi instructs army to improve its combat readiness

2017-11-04 08:26:00

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday instructed the armed forces to improve their combat capability and readiness for war. Full Story

Xi encourages PLA base in Djibouti to help boost peace, stability

2017-11-03 22:20:00

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday encouraged troops at the People's Liberation Army (PLA) support base in Djibouti to help promote international and regional peace and stability. Full Story

Xi instructs army to improve its readiness for war

2017-11-03 22:18:00

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday instructed the armed forces to improve their combat capabilities and readiness for war. Full Story