Military news

DPRK declares Feb. 8 as army's founding anniversary

2018-01-23 16:05:00

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) declared Tuesday that Feb. 8 will be marked as the founding anniversary of the Korean People's Army (KPA). Full Story

Japanese World War II documentary wins public acclaim in China

2018-01-23 13:48:00

A Japanese documentary on the country's lethal human experimentation in China during WWII has won unanimous acclaim from the Chinese public, with many appreciating the documentary's "truthful conception of history." Full Story

U.S. shows it's hell-bent on having its own way

2018-01-23 10:11:00

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' weeklong trip to Asia has caught global attention as it comes just two days after the Pentagon revealed its national defense strategy on Friday. Not surprisingly, it has been anticipated that his visits to Vietnam and I Full Story

China's domestically made aircraft carrier better than India's: military experts

2018-01-23 09:09:00

India's first domestically made aircraft carrier cannot compare in construction technology and weaponry with China's first home-made carrier, Chinese military experts said Monday. Full Story

PLA Navy deploys 'new type of electronic warfare aircraft'

2018-01-22 09:01:00

PLA Navy's South China Sea Fleet deployed a "new type of electronic warfare aircraft" in its recent combat maneuvers, a move to greatly enhance the navy's capabilities in modern warfare to safeguard the country's sea rights. Full Story

China vows 'necessary measures' in South China Sea

2018-01-22 08:46:00

U.S. warships' provocative sailing in the South China Sea will only serve to force China to strengthen its defense capability. Full Story

Military rebuts U.S. report calling China a threat

2018-01-22 08:31:00

China urged the United States to view China's military construction rationally and objectively amid a new report claiming China and Russia as the top threats to the U.S. military, the Defense Ministry said on Saturday. Full Story

2 U.S. Army pilots killed in helicopter crash: report

2018-01-21 14:24:00

Two U.S. Army pilots were killed in a helicopter crash in the California desert Saturday morning during a routine training exercise, the Fox news channel reported. Full Story

'Cold War' mentality for U.S. to play up 'Chinese military threat': spokesperson

2018-01-21 11:51:00

China's Ministry of National Defense (MND) said it was "Cold War" mentality for the United States to play up the so-called "Chinese military threat". Full Story

Defense ministry warns U.S. against 'causing trouble out of nothing'

2018-01-21 08:37:00

China's Ministry of National Defense has told the United States not to "cause trouble out of nothing," and to respect the sovereignty of China. Full Story