Military news

China's top military products hit Brazilian defense exhibition

2017-04-06 09:01:00

The Latin American Aerospace and Defense Exhibition is taking place in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, attracting defense manufacturers from over 80 countries, showing off their latest military products. Full Story

Thai army's purchase plan for 10 more Chinese tanks approved

2017-04-05 11:27:00

The Thai government decided on Tuesday to buy 10 more VT-4 main battle tanks from China, said Deputy Premier and Defense Minister Prawit Wongsuwan. Full Story

Chinese embassy commemorates People's Volunteers Army martyrs in DPRK

2017-04-05 09:37:00

Staff from the Chinese embassy have commemorated martyrs from the Chinese People's Volunteers Army by holding ceremonies here on Tuesday, which falls on the traditional Chinese Tomb Sweeping Day. Full Story

Syria denies possession of chemical weapons

2017-04-05 09:27:00

The Syrian Foreign Ministry said Tuesday that the Syrian army doesn't have any kind of chemical weapons. Full Story

DPRK fires projectile into east waters: Yonhap

2017-04-05 09:09:00

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Wednesday fired "an unidentified projectile" into east waters, Yonhap News Agency reported, citing the Joint Chiefs of Staff of South Korea. Full Story

Drone to soar on market: Expert

2017-04-05 08:51:00

China is the largest exporter of military drones today, and it is ready to place a new model on the international market. Full Story

China, Switzerland pledge to advance military-to-military cooperation

2017-04-01 10:44:00

Fan Changlong, vice chairman of China's Central Military Commission, and Chang Wanquan, Chinese defense minister and state councilor, on Friday met separately with Guy Parmelin, head of the Swiss Federal Department of Defense, Civil Protection and Sport. Full Story

China's army to put forward medical assistance worldwide

2017-04-01 09:56:00

The Chinese military will continue to participate in global medical assistance, especially in African countries, according to an article run by the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Daily Friday. Full Story

Chinese Military to end paid services

2017-04-01 08:46:00

Ten types of paid public services provided by the Chinese military will be completely halted before late June as part of the nation's highly anticipated military reform. Full Story

China vows to advance military ties with Cuba

2017-03-31 10:50:00

China is ready to work with Cuba to advance military ties so as to further enrich bilateral relations, said top legislator Zhang Dejiang on Thursday. Full Story