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  1. News - China - MILITARY

    China, Russia start joint naval exercise

    Posted May 20th 2014, 11:30pm by Minnie Chan

    ... given such an influential stimulus to bilateral ties," Putin was quoted as saying. "Hu Jintao and Xi Jinping have done a great deal for the development of bilateral relations." ... to translate into reality," Putin was reported to have said. Hu is not scheduled to meet Putin. Zhang Ming, a political commentator affiliated with Renmin University, said Jiang's experience ...

  2. News - China - MILITARY

    PLA pledges loyalty to military leader-in-waiting

    Posted Nov 17th 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHIYUK

    ... "We salute comrade Hu Jintao, along with other leading cadres, who has just retired," it said on behalf of the army. Unlike his predecessor, Jiang Zemin, Hu chose to give up the posts ... The People's Liberation Army has pledged its allegiance to the Communist Party's "newly elected" military chief, Xi Jinping, and shown its respect to fully retired former chief Hu ...

  3. News - China - MILITARY

    PLA leadership changes reflect a fine balancing act

    Posted Oct 26th 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... Selection of four new military directors was the result of compromise reached between Hu Jintao, Jiang Zemin and Xi Jinping The new leadership line-up for the People's Liberation ... chief Jiang Zemin , current general secretary Hu Jintao and his heir apparent, Xi Jinping . The new Chief of General Staff, General Fang Fenghui , is a protégé of Hu, while both General Zhao ...

  4. News - China - MILITARY

    Xi Jinping visits border troops ahead of Chinese New Year

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 12:45pm by Andrea Chen

    ... and brought unprecedented business and publicity to the eatery chain. Xi appears to enjoy a closer relationship with the military than his two predecessors, Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao. Early in his ...

  5. News - China - MILITARY

    Will 'strongman' Xi Jinping lead China into armed conflicts with rival neighbours?

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 09:23am by Minnie Chan

    ... with the People’s Liberation Army than his two predecessors Jiang Zemin  and Hu Jintao.  When he became chairman of the military commission, the army’s top brass, in November 2012 he called on the PLA ... held since then.  “As a ‘second generation red’, Xi needs to show he is different to Jiang and Hu because they were too flabby and timid when dealing with territorial disputes during ...

  6. News - China - MILITARY

    Beijing opens up over naval manoeuvres

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... effectiveness and putting into practice the spirit of the report to the party's national congress by the former Communist Party general secretary Hu Jintao this month. One of the tasks set ...

  7. News - China - MILITARY

    Xi cements control over PLA with unique background

    Posted Nov 27th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... authority over the People's Liberation Army. Just one week after taking over as chairman of the party's Central Military Commission (CMC) - a post some believed President Hu Jintao might ... prepared than Hu or Jiang Zemin , who both struggled to solidify control amid the lingering influence of their predecessors. "Xi will likely be a stronger military leader than his predecessors ...

  8. News - China - MILITARY

    PLA officials say troops are to prepare for war amid territorial disputes with Japan

    Posted Jan 15th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... China and Japan, while they might also indicate that there is a different focus for the PLA, since the Central Military Commission's chairman Hu Jintao was succeeded by Xi Jinping , the new ...

  9. News - China - MILITARY

    Xi calls on PLA to get combat ready

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... achievements in information warfare modernisation. Xi, who replaced President Hu Jintao as CMC chairman on November 15, after the party congress, took a tough stand at a special meeting of the outgoing ...

  10. News - China - MILITARY

    China's first aircraft carrier handed over to PLA navy

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... and South China seas.   Click on image above for high-resolution graphic SCMP Graphic: Simon Scarr, Brian Wang, Lau Ka-kuen, Kaliz Lee, Alex Nicoll In a ceremony attended by President Hu Jintao ... said on its website. But Vice-President Xi Jinping, China's leader-in-waiting and a vice-chairman of the Central Military Commission (CMC), was apparently absent. Hu, CMC chairman ...




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