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  1. News - China - MILITARY ACTION

    PLA Navy in live-fire attack drills in East China and South China seas

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Live fire by missile-carrying aircraft in East China and South China seas bare the sabre to neighbours and mark a shift in strategy PLA Navy in ocean ... in territorial disputes with China, according to naval experts. Photos posted on the website of the PLA Navy on Wednesday showed several J-10 fighter jets that had been sent by the East China Sea Fleet ...

  2. Comment - Blogs

    PLA navy sea strut a heads-up for next month's Japan-US military drill

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 08:59am by John Kennedy

    ... urges sincerity from Japan for negotiations over Diaoyu Islands  --  Chinese navy's Diaoyu Islands activities legitimate: defense ministry  --  China's diplomat says putting political ...

  3. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    PLA holds navy-air force joint exercise as Diaoyu tensions rise

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHIYUK

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com Report of PLA exercise 'sends signal to Japan' A joint navy-air force exercise to practise an amphibious assault and landing was held earlier this month by the People's Liberation Army's Nanjing Military Command, the PLA Daily reported yesterday, amid rising tension between China and Japan over territorial claims to the Diaoyu ...

  4. News - China - DEFENCE

    Anniversary voyage near Diaoyus not all it seems

    Posted Apr 18th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... navy in Asia at the time, was annihilated by the Japanese navy during the first Sino-Japanese war, which lasted from August 1894 to April 1895. "The PLA Navy's remarkable appearance near the Diaoyus on such a memorable date doesn't only just aim to remind today's PLA Navy never to forget their predecessor, which underwent such a historical humiliation 118 years ...

  5. News - China - BILATERAL TIES

    Chinese warships cross waters near Japan's Okinawa islands

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng, AFP

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com Seven PLA Navy vessels spotted near Okinawa islands in apparent show of might, but defence ministry says they crossed the waters legally Chinese ... the disputed Diaoyu Islands, known as the Senkakus in Japan. Mainland analysts said the PLA Navy's move was an intentional demonstration of Beijing's dismay at the international support Tokyo ...

  6. News - Hong Kong

    Fearless HK activists ready to face Japanese navy over Diaoyu Islands

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng, Lawrence Chung

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing, Lawrence Chung in Taipei and Ng Kang-chung Fearless HK activists ready to face Japanese navy over Diaoyu Islands Hong Kong activists who are heading to the disputed Diaoyu Islands to support China's claim of sovereignty say they are prepared to confront Japanese navy vessels. They said they would not be deterred despite media reports that Japan- which ...

  7. News - China - DIAOYU ISLANDS

    Chinese warships to become common feature around Diaoyus

    Posted Dec 12th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... in the western Pacific. A front-page report in yesterday's People's Liberation Army Daily said four warships from the PLA Navy's North Sea Fleet had passed Yonaguni and Iriomote islands ... time that PLA Navy ships have patrolled waters near the Diaoyus since the Japanese government bought three of the disputed islands in September. On October 16, the North Sea Fleet sent seven ...


    PLA puts military heat on Japan over Diaoyu Islands

    Posted Sep 13th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... China Sea. In a front-page report, the PLA Daily said the army's navy, air force and strategic missile corps had staged joint military drills in the Yellow Sea and in the Gobi Desert early ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Beijing urges Japan to retract decision to buy disputed Diaoyus PLA steps up military drills to ward off Japan The People's Liberation Army stepped up ...

  9. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Japan accuses Beijing of sending surveillance vessels to Diaoyus

    Posted Feb 12th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... hesitation," the PLA Daily quoted Mao Guojie, a commander, as saying. "As a navy soldier, I can sacrifice my blood and life to protect the waters of the nation." Tokyo has stepped up military ...

  10. News - China Insider - DIAOYU DISPUTE

    Japan’s armed forces prepare for handling prisoners of war in potential conflict: report

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 12:07pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com The Japanese Self-Defence Forces (SDF) are preparing for the possibility of holding prisoners of war amid simmering tensions with China in a territorial dispute in the East China Sea. Japan’s Ministry of Defence has asked the nation’s land, air and navy forces to prepare for the incarceration- or the joint retrieval, housing and putting ...




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