Type 05 amphibious armored IFVs and Type 05 AAAVs rumble at a comprehensive training area during a driving skills training exercise in a plateau area of southwestern China's Yunnan Province on April 7, 2018.
A J-10B fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Northern Theater Command flies through a valley during a flight training exercise on April 9, 2018.
Maintenance men assigned to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 73rd Group Army conduct phase maintenance on Z-19 attack helicopters on April 9, 2018.
A special operations soldier assigned to the PLA 75th Group Army participates in fast-rope training from a Z-8 transport helicopter on April 8, 2018.
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko (L) meets with General Wei Fenghe (R), Chinese state councilor and defense minister, before their talks in Minsk, capital of Belarus, April 6, 2018.
An instructor assigned to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command helps pilots to go through pre-flight procedures prior to flight training on April 4, 2018.
Two Z-9 and a Z-19 attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army fly in formation at an extremely-low altitude during a night flight training exercise on March 30, 2018.
Artillerymen assigned to a brigade with the airborne troops under the PLA Air Force fire a 122mm howitzer system during a round-the-clock live-fire training exercise on April 6, 2018.
Sailors aboard a transport ship hoist and recover an exercise torpedo after a torpedo-launching test at an undisclosed sea area in late March.
Soldiers assigned to an air defense brigade under the PLA 78th Group Army set up a radar antenna system during a recent military skills test.
The guided-missile destroyer Taizhou attached to a destroyer flotilla with the navy under the PLA Eastern Theater Command fires its close-in weapons system at simulated sea targets during a maritime training exercise in late March, 2018.
Type-59 tanks attached to a combind brigade under the PLA 79th Group Army move on the rail car prior to a long-distance maneuver by rail on March 30, 2018.
The guided-missile frigate Yichang (Hull 564) maneuvers alongside the frigate Handan (Hull 579) in preparation for a replenishment-at-sea during a 4-day maritime training exercise in waters of the Yellow Sea from March 27 to 30, 2018.
A J-11 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Eastern Theater Command takes off during a flight training exercise for pilots who have flew the third-generation aircraft for the first time in late March 2018.
The Chinese military will strengthen its defense capability according to the degree of the threat to its sovereignty and security, firmly safeguard national sovereignty and maritime rights and interests, and firmly safeguard regional peace and stability.
Twelve H-6K bombers assigned to a division of the PLA Air Force recently conducted a long haul flight from the hinterland of China's central Shaanxi Plain to a certain area to carry out military training.
Soldiers escort coffins containing the remains of Chinese soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War during a burial ceremony at the Cemetery of Revolutionary Martyrs in Shenyang, northeast China's Liaoning Province, March 29, 2018.
Soldiers carry coffins containing remains of the Chinese People's Volunteers (CPV) killed in the Korean War, at the Taoxian International Airport in Shenyang, capital of northeast China's Liaoning Province, March 28, 2018.
Multi-type amphibious armored IFVs attached to a brigade under the PLA 74th Group Army move forward in formation during a driving skills training exercise in waters of the South China Sea on March 27, 2018.
A J-7 fighter jet attached to an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Western Theater Command fires rockets at simulated ground targets during a live-fire flight training exercise on March 22, 2018.