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Chinese military takes solid steps toward strong army over 5 years: Xi - Xinhua

BEIJING, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- With five years of efforts, the Chinese military has taken solid steps forward in building a strong army with Chinese characteristics, according to President Xi Jinping on Tuesday. The political environment, organizational ...and more »

PLA to promote community of shared future: Xi - Xinhua

BEIJING, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping has urged the country's armed forces to contribute to fostering a community of shared future for mankind. Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman ...and more »

China issues commemorative stamps to mark 90th anniversary of PLA - Xinhua

A postal staff shows a sheet of commemorative stamp for the 90th founding anniversary of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) in Huainan City, east China's Anhui Province, July 31, 2017. China Post issued a new set of commemorative stamps to mark the ...and more »

Xi reaffirms CPC's absolute leadership over army - Xinhua

Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, addresses a grand gathering in celebration of the 90th founding anniversary of the People's ...and more »

Xi stresses military reform, warns against rigidity, stagnation - Xinhua

Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, addresses a grand gathering in celebration of the 90th founding anniversary of the People's ...and more »

Xi says China rapidly developing "strong" informationized armed forces - Xinhua

BEIJING, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- President Xi Jinping said Tuesday that the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) is moving rapidly toward "strong" informationized armed forces. Xi said the PLA has transformed from a "millet plus rifles" single-service ...and more »

CPC has established thoughts on building strong army: Xi - Xinhua

BEIJING, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- The Communist Party of China (CPC) has established its thoughts on building a strong military in a new phase, President Xi Jinping said Tuesday at an Army Day celebration. Xi, also general secretary of the CPC Central ...and more »

China has officially opened its first military base in Africa - Quartz

China has officially opened its first overseas military base in Djibouti, in the Horn of Africa. In a flag raising ceremony today (Aug.1), Chinese officials unveiled the base that Beijing insists is purely a support center for Chinese peacekeeping and ...and more »

Xi: China loves peace, but never compromises on sovereignty - Xinhua

BEIJING, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- China will never compromise on its sovereignty, security or development interests, President Xi Jinping said Tuesday at an Army Day celebration. Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee ...and more »

China opens its first army support base overseas - Xinhua

DJIBOUTI, Aug.1 (Xinhua) -- A ceremony marking the entry of troops into the Chinese People's Liberation Army's (PLA) support base in Djibouti was held on Tuesday in the base's barracks. The ceremony marked the first time that China has opened a ...and more »