The 27th Chinese naval escort taskforce consisting of the guided-missile destroyer Haikou, the guided-missile frigate Yueyang and the comprehensive supply ship Qinghaihu arrived at the Port of Cape Town, South Africa, on Feb. 19, for a 2-day technical stop.
All 395 members of the 5th Chinese peacekeeping force to Mali were awarded the United Nations Peace Medals of Honor by the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) on Tuesday.
Police in east China have detained two men for posing in front of a war ruins site in Japanese army uniforms.
The PLA has been conducting frequent training exercises during the Spring Festival holidays, with full participation from the country's army, navy, air and rocket forces.
Hundreds of government officials, experts and scholars from all over the world conducted in-depth discussions of various security threats under the new international security situation at the 54th MSC from Feb. 16 to 18, 2018.
New pilots assigned to a naval aviation brigade under the PLA Eastern Theater Command conducted their first solo flights in the first half of February.
Vice chairman of the CPC CMC Xu Qiliang has called on the Chinese army to thoroughly study and implement the spirit of the 19th CPC National Congress and President Xi Jinping's strategy for strengthening the military.
China and the ASEAN will start consultation on the Code of Conduct in the South China Sea in early March, according to a consultative meeting between China and the Philippines on Tuesday.
President Xi Jinping, on behalf of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and the State Council, extended Spring Festival greetings to all Chinese people Wednesday.
China is not a threat to the West and the former's military buildup is the natural course for a rising country, according to one expert on defense and security in the Asia region.
Chinese peacekeepers in the UNIFIL in south Lebanon on Tuesday celebrated the Spring Festival with a cultural and artistic event.
A total of 269 delegates of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) to the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) were recently elected from 23 PLA units in accordance with legal procedures and requirements.
A total of 269 deputies from the PLA have been elected to the 13th NPC, China's top legislature.
Communist Party of China Central Committee General Secretary Xi Jinping paid a visit to poor families in a mountainous area in Sichuan province on Sunday, where he talked with villagers about poverty reduction, ahead of the upcoming Spring Festival.
The 8th informal meeting of defense ministers from China and member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) convened in Singapore on the afternoon of Feb. 6.
China's most advanced stealth fighter jet, J-20, has been formally armed by the People's Liberation Army Air Force, and a military expert said this act will totally break the US' and its allies' monopoly on stealth fighter jets in the Asia-Pacific region.
China's latest J-20 stealth fighter has been commissioned into the air force's combat service, a spokesperson confirmed Friday.
Under the authority of the UNAMID, the 14th Chinese peacekeeping engineer detachment to Sudan recently advanced into the largest conflict-prone area in the region for the first time and successfully completed an 85-km warzone road survey mission in Darfur.
Chinese President Xi Jinping visited a military base in Sichuan Province in southwest China on Saturday ahead of the Spring Festival, which falls on Feb. 16 this year.
Chinese taikonauts have "maintained an indomitable spirit while carrying out space exploration," said Zhang Youxia, vice chairman of the Central Military Commission, Wednesday.