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  1. Missiles and Mao's telescope to feature at military exhibition

    Posted Jul 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tiffany Lam Missiles and Mao Zedong's personal telescope will be among the star attractions at Hong Kong's biggest military exhibition next month. 'Great Wall of Steel: Exhibition of the Achievements of New China's National Defence and Army Building' will feature 1,600 exhibits including 24 first-class national treasures and six large weapons currently ...

  2. Sino-Indian war in 1962 was a follow-on from the uprising in Tibet

    Posted May 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... fighting occurred at altitudes of over 4,250 metres- were another key reason for the ceasefire. Shanghai-based military expert Ni Lexiong said former Chinese leader Mao Zedong then decided to develop military infrastructure along the Sino-Indian border to enhance the People's Liberation Army's logistical capability in the 1960s. But Mao's plan made no progress due ...

  3. Shift PLA to state not party army

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... with the final choices to be announced at the 18th National Congress, which will determine the nation's direction for the coming decade. Chairman Mao Zedong's observation that 'political ...

  4. Eileen Chang: Romancing Languages, Cultures and Genres

    Posted May 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... revered position in Taiwan and post-Mao China, where she is viewed as one of the leading 20th-century writers. While hundreds of works explore Chang's writings and influence in Chinese, few ...

  5. A missed opportunity

    Posted Sep 10th 2009, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... the excuse he did not have sufficient trucks, oil or money to bring his army across China. In his original plan, Mao Zedong wanted to capture Xinjiang in 1950, after he had secured control of the interior. But Mao was afraid that a year-long power vacuum would allow the republic to expand. So he sent an emissary to Urumqi, with a message from one of Tao's closest comrades-in-arms who ...

  6. Writer's family seeks halt to manuscript sale

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The reappearance of the manuscript brought back painful memories for the 63-year-old, who remembers how his family was forced into the yard while Red Guards loyal to Mao Zedong raided their Beijing home ...

  7. Afghanistan spelled out in 16 characters

    Posted Mar 01st 2010, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... harass; the enemy tires, we attack; the enemy retreats, we pursue.' Not many of the Taliban guerillas in Afghanistan have read Mao Zedong on guerilla warfare, but then, they knew how to do it anyway. The current crop of officers in the Western armies that are fighting them don't seem to have read their Mao either. 'The ability to run away is the essence of the guerilla,' ...

  8. Four killed in attack on Xinjiang police station

    Posted Jul 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to ensure sources of aid.' Professor Mao Shoulong, a public policy expert at Renmin University, said the latest incident was unlikely to affect Zhang's political standing or dampen general confidence in his governance. 'Since he got to Xinjiang he's done a good job addressing problems in government policies, improving economic order and maintaining public order,' Mao ...

  9. Beijing calls in provincial police to help fend off petitioners

    Posted Jul 15th 2008, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... by aggrieved migrants, sources quoted an internal Ministry of Public Security memorandum as saying. They would also help fight rising migrant crime. Mao Shoulong, of Renmin University's School ... Tens of thousands of athletes, sports officials, foreign leaders and dignitaries, and more than 2 million spectators from all over the world, will visit the city. Professor Mao said police ...

  10. The war for hearts and minds

    Posted Aug 15th 2006, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... provide us with a mirror. In 1938, observing the Japanese invasion of China, Mao Zedong commented: 'Japan is a small country. Her war is reactionary and barbarous, and she will become more ... Certainly their tactics are similar to the Vietnamese resistance forces in their long wars of attrition against invaders. Leaders Ho Chi Minh and Vo Nguyen Giap lived and trained in Yanan under Mao ...




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