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  1. Role of armed police even a mystery to mainland bureaucrats

    Posted Sep 27th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... was regarded as a constituent part of public security (police) departments. But in 1995, it was restructured and its daily operation was centralised under the Central Military Commission (CMC)- ... this special force. The history of the PAP is relatively short. It was set up on June 19, 1982 by merging several military units in charge of internal and border security roles; its stated main tasks ...

  2. Military reshuffle hints at unfinished business

    Posted Oct 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... for succession of power is far from over. Three sitting members of the Central Military Commission stepped down and were replaced by new faces. The CMC is the highest military decision-making unit. Mr Hu, who took over control of the People's Liberation Army in 2004 from his predecessor, Jiang Zemin, was re-elected chairman of the commission. But the number of vice-chairmen was cut ...

  3. World misunderstands China's military expenditure, say experts

    Posted Mar 05th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... have a police force totalling nearly 3.5 million, which is 11/2 times that of our PLA. Indeed, internal security is another pillar that China never tells the outside world how much it has spent ... Minnie Chan What China includes and does not include in calculating its military budget is the reason the outside world fails to understand its real defence expenditure, military experts ...

  4. China's political force

    Posted Sep 27th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... but thorough system of commissars and political departments at every level of the armed forces. Ultimately, the PLA take orders from the Central Military Commission (CMC), not from the Ministry ... in membership, rendering the claim that the PLA is also a national armed force purely academic. Over the past two decades, China has pushed vigorously to turn the PLA into a modern fighting force. Its ...

  5. Hu puts police on the front line of social stability

    Posted May 26th 2007, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... in his capacity as chairman of the Central Military Commission. '[You] should endeavour to prepare the way for the opening of the coming 17th party congress.' China's 1.8 million ... establishments and national borders but has since become the main force in charge of domestic security and social stability, with the Central Military Commission saying it should be the first force ...

  6. Hu advocates peaceful use of space

    Posted Nov 07th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan in Beijing President Hu Jintao has attempted to ease growing international concerns over China's ambitions to weaponise outer space by insisting the country was committed to the peaceful use of space. Hu, chairman of the Central Military Commission, sought to allay fears yesterday while meeting the heads of 30 air force delegations who were in Beijing for an international ...

  7. Three detained over investment scam involving 92m yuan

    Posted Dec 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Officials retrieved nearly 20 million yuan of public money after arresting Zhang Rongrong, He Ping and He Jun with 12 other key suspects who were granted bail, China News Service said. Ms Zhang ... of Leshan by promising investors up to 8 per cent interest, the report quoted Chengdu Municipal Public Security Bureau spokesman Li Dongtong as saying. The report said the purported investment ...

  8. Factory manager killed in riot

    Posted Jul 26th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Thousands of workers from the largest steel plant in Jilin province have attacked and killed a representative from China's largest private steel company in protest ... representative, and stopped police from entering the building to rescue him. A police officer from Tonghua municipal public security bureau yesterday confirmed the riot and the death of Chen, who ...

  9. 'Sexy' new PLA uniforms set to turn heads at the big parade in Beijing

    Posted Sep 20th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... to scrape together matching kit. Men wore helmets and yellow and green uniforms, while female soldiers put on unflattering yellow dresses. Since then, the Central Military Commission has made four ... But in the Sino-Vietnamese war of 1979, the confusion springing from the lack of visible rank was seen as a contributing factor to the PLA's disastrous performance. The commission reinstated full ranking ...



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