Headline News

China's airborne troops win 11 events in Int'l Army Games

Chinese airborne troops have won first place in 11 out of 12 "Airborne Platoon" events during the International Army Games 2017, according to official results published Thursday.

President Xi's speech for China's Army Day celebration published

A speech given by Chinese President Xi Jinping at a ceremony for China's Army Day has been published by the People's Publishing House.

China's PLA first international support base officially launched in Djibouti

China's first overseas logistics support base for the People's Liberation Army (PLA) has been officially opened in Djibouti. A ceremony was held Tuesday, August 1, 2017 in the east African country. 

International Missions

Chinese "blue helmets" safeguard int'l peace, stability

Tasked with preserving peace, promoting reconciliation and facilitating reconstruction, the Chinese blue helmets have significantly stepped up their engagement and ranked among the world's top contributors.

Chinese military to advance global security, peaceful development

​The Chinese defense force will devote its might toward promotion of global security and peaceful development, a military official said recently.
 

National Responsibilities

PLA brigade holds live-fire military drills in Tibet

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) conducted live-fire exercises in Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, China Central Television (CCTV) reported.

Touching moments in fighting against floods in China

Soldiers clear away mud after a flood at Riverside Park in Liucheng County of Liuzhou City, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, on July 3, 2017. 

Gallery

Aerial aerobatics at Aviadarts open day
Military jets displayed in Nanchang Military Theme Park
China issues commemorative stamp to mark 90th anniversary of PLA founding
International Army Games 2017: IFV race kicks off in Korla
China holds conference to mark PLA's 90th birthday
International Army Games events kick off in China