... military advance for the Asian superpower.
The announcement comes as tensions between China and the US have risen over Beijing's sabre-rattling towards self-ruled Taiwan, which it views as a breakaway province to be seized by force if necessary.
The Fujian ... ... start a war, no matter what the cost if Taiwan declared independence.
has overseen an overhaul of the People'sLiberation Army since coming to power in 2012, and he has pledged to build a fully modern force that rivals the US military by ...
... its military.
The government says it has no hostile intent but Chinese President
has made overhauling the world's largest armoured forces a central part of his agenda, and he wants to project power well beyond China's shores.
A ceremony at ... ... of Fujian, which is located just across the Taiwan Strait from Taiwan, and is the home of
the Eastern Theater Command
of the People'sLiberation Army.
Taiwan is a thriving democracy, but China considers the island its own territory and has never renounced the ...
... advance for the Asian superpower.
The announcement comes after the United States and China have ramped up tensions over Beijing's sabre-rattling towards self-ruled Taiwan, which it views as a breakaway province to be seized by force if necessary.
The Fujian ... ... matter what the cost if Taiwan declared independence.
has overseen a massive overhaul of
the People'sLiberation Army
since coming to power in 2012, and has pledged to build a fully modern force that rivals the United States ...
A year after its commissioning, the People'sLiberation Army PLA destroyer Lhasa embarked on its first sea drill by entering the Sea of Japan.
A year after its commissioning, the People'sLiberation Army
embarked on its first sea drill by entering the Sea of Japan. Military ...
... group on Sunday, accusing Rwanda of trying to occupy the Congolese border town of
The violence pushed over 25,000 people to flee the area, with thousands escaping to neighbouring Uganda, the UN humanitarian agency
The accusation ... ... government, it said in a statement.
The Rwandan government could not be reached for comment. It denies playing any role in M 23's recent attacks, but has echoed M 23 charges that Congo is cooperating with
the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda
an armed group that fled Rwanda after taking part in the 1994 genocide.
On Thursday, Congo accused Rwanda ...
... international counterparts over sensitive technology with possible military uses has become increasingly contentious. Critics in the U.S. and allied countries say that this kind of cooperation risks enhancing the capabilities of Beijing's armed forces, while legal.... ... China downplays the military links of institutions involved in joint research with international partners. Nikkei said that the People'sLiberation Army-linked bodies have used other aliases in academic papers. Concerns about the possible military use of sensitive ...
... the US of trying to undermine security, stability and prosperity in the region, as well as US
's remarks that the US does not seek conflict, a new
, an Asian NATO, or a region split into hostile blocs.... ... research fellow at the Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, said: It is good that Wei leaves no doubt on what the People'sLiberation Army will do if Taiwan tries to break away from China, and this position should be a no-brainer and intuitive. Which ...
... president has promised to take over Donbass and Crimea.989momachyr Zelensky has pledged to liberate the Russian territory of Crimea and the independent republics of Donetsk and... ... Ukraine
The Ukrainian president has promised to take over Donbass and
has pledged to liberate the Russian territory of
Crimea... ... the cities of Mariupol, Kherson and Melitopol from Russian and Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republic forces.
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