Two J-11 fighter jets prepare to take off simultaneously during a flight training exercise on May 27, with a soldier mannequin standing aside the runway to scare birds away from the aircraft.
A ZBD-03 airborne armored IFV attached to a brigade under the airborne troops of the PLA Air Force rumbles through a burning obstacle during a driving skills competition in central China's Hubei Province on May 25, 2017.
Soldiers assigned to a brigade under the PLA Tibet MC fire FN-6 man-portable air-defense missile systems at simulated aerial targets during live-fire training in southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region on May 26, 2017.
Canadian Navy's Frigate HMCS Ottawa (341) arrives at a pier of the Yangtze River in Shanghai, east China, May 26, for a 7-day friendly port visit.
Soldiers of the Chinese PLA Macao Garrison perform military skill for teachers and students during an activity to greet the upcoming International Children's Day at the primary school of Keang Peng School in Macao, south China, May 26, 2017.
A convey of PGZ95 (Type 95) 25mm self-propelled anti-aircraft artilleries attached to a brigade under the PLA Eastern Theater Command moves in formation in an urban area on May 15, 2017.
Soldiers assigned to a missile brigade of the PLA Rocket Force operate a DF-15 short-range ballistic missile system during a training exercise at a military training base on May 20, 2017.
A military working dog jumps through a burning obstacle during a training exercise at a military working dogs training base of the army under the PLA Southern Theater Command on May 23, 2017.
Soldiers assigned to a brigade of the army under the PLA Eastern Theater Command assemble a trailer-launched bridge of the rapidly emplaced bridge system during a bridge-building training exercise at a military training base on May 23, 2017.
The misconduct of the US military will only motivate the Chinese military to strengthen its capabilities and to defend its national sovereignty and security in a more resolute manner.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday called for efforts to build the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy into a strong and modern force to lend support for the realization of the Chinese dream of national rejuvenation and the dream of a strong army.
Sailors assigned to the 26th Chinese naval escort taskforce perform extended plank on the deck of the guided-missile missile frigate Huanggang (Hull 577).
Y-8 transport aircraft sit on the flightline prior to a parachute training exercise at a military airfield in Central China’s Hubei Province. They are attached to an aviation transport brigade under the PLA airborne troops.
Soldiers assigned to a brigade of the PLA Rocket Force prepare to operate a medium-range ballistic missile system during training at a military training base in northwest China's Qinghai Province on May 23, 2017.
Special operations soldiers climb ropes to enter a building for a room clearing drill during an air-landing training exercise at a military training base in central China's Hubei Province on May 22, 2017.
A HQ-12 surface-to-air missile system fires at simulated targets during a live-fire confrontation training exercise in northwest China's desert area on May 23, 2017.
Soldiers assigned to a ground-to-air missile brigade of the air force under the PLA Central Theater Command rush to their position during a live-fire training exercise at a military training base in late April, 2017.
Soldiers assigned to a brigade of the army under the PLA Eastern Theater Command fire a Type PF98 120mm anti-tank rocket launcher at simulated targets during a live-fire training exercise at a military training base in southeast China's Fujian Province on May 23, 2017.
Sailors operate the sling cart to lift and load a torpedo into the Kilo-class 877EKM type submarine (pennant number 372) attached to the South China Sea Fleet of the PLA Navy.
Artillerymen assigned to an artillery team of a brigade under the PLA Tibet MC operate PCL-09 122mm truck-mounted self-propelled howitzer systems to fire at simulated targets during live-fire training in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region on May 22, 2017.