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Is Beijing's hardline stance on border rows blowing its defence diplomacy? - South China Morning Post

China's military has increased its global visibility and transparency in the past four years under President Xi Jinping, showcasing its military prowess with newfound confidence, but Beijing's aggressive postures in territorial disputes with neighbours ...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 »

Xi wants "capable, brave and virtuous" armymen "with soul" - Xinhua

BEIJING, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday called for a new generation of "capable, brave and virtuous" armymen "with soul" in order to build a strong military. Calling political work the "lifeline" of the People's Liberation ...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 stresses military-civilian integration as national strategy - Xinhua

BEIJING, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping Tuesday urged boosting integrated military and civilian development amid efforts to build a strong military. Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and ...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 »

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 »

Xi delivers important speech at rally marking PLA's 90th anniversary - 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 »