China's defense ministry said on Sunday that Chinese fighter jets' intercept of a US P-3 "Orion" surveillance plane over the South China Sea on Thursday was "professional and safe".
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.
The Chinese military will reform its national defense student enrollment system to absorb more young talented people to join the army, the Defense Ministry said Friday.
The deployment of armaments on southern China's Hainan Island is within the country's sovereign right and the so-called no-fly zone is entirely fabricated by Japanese media.
The Belt and Road Initiative proposed by China has no military or geo-strategic intentions, according to a Chinese defense ministry spokesperson Thursday.
Chinese navy ships are visiting Myanmar and will conduct communications, search and rescue, and other joint exercises with the Myanmar navy, China's defense ministry said on Saturday.
China's defense ministry on Friday rejected US accusation on China's "unprofessional" intercept of a US reconnaissance aircraft over the Yellow Sea and urged the US to stop such activities.
China handed over three suspected pirates captured in an rescue operation on a Tuvaluan cargo ship hijacked by pirates in the Gulf of Aden to the authorities in Somalia on May 5, said the Information Bureau of China's MND on Thursday.
The PLA Rocket Force recently conducted an operational test for its new-type missile weapons in waters of the Bohai Sea and achieved the expected results, said China's defense ministry on Tuesday.
The formation of these 84 newly formed corps-level units is an important part of the military reform regarding its size, structure and the composition.
Chinese Defense Ministry spokesperson Yang Yujun said Thursday that China resolutely opposes the deployment of the THAAD anti-missile defence system.
The Central Military Commission has decided to reorganize the Army of the People's Liberation Army (PLA), Defense Ministry spokesperson Yang Yujun said Thursday.
The Chinese PLA Navy will continue escort missions, a long-term task, Yang Yujun, spokesperson of the Ministry of National Defense said at a press briefing on Thursday.
The Chinese army will take part in international military games hosted by Russia from July 29 to August 12, said Defense Ministry spokesperson Yang Yujun on Thursday.
Chinese forces are keeping their standard operational readiness and conducting normal training along the border between China and the DPRK.
"The reports that China has sent 150,000 more soldiers to its border with the DPRK are purely fabricated", said the Information Bureau of the Chinese Ministry of National Defense on Wednesday.
China's first domestically built aircraft carrier is being outfitted with equipment and the work is progressing smoothly, Defense Ministry spokesman Wu Qian said on Thursday.
The Chinese military’s opposition to the deployment of the THAAD system will definitely not stay on words only.
The PLA Air Force has recently completed the tests of docking between the newly developed air transportation materials handling platform and all its large transport airplanes in service.
China urges countries outside of the South China Sea region to stop stirring threats of war and tension in the region, the Defense Ministry said on Thursday.