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  1. News - China - HISTORY

    'Traitor' Lin Biao's daughter Lin Doudou calls for respect for historical truth

    Posted Nov 07th 2014, 05:52am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... Army's top generals also pledged loyalty to Xi and the Communist Party. Many of those at the Beijing gathering came from military families, including Luo Dongjin, son of PLA founding general Luo ...

  2. News - China - HISTORY

    Blame Qing dynasty, not Chinese fleet, for 1895 defeat to Japan, senior PLA figures say

    Posted May 11th 2014, 05:25am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Senior PLA officers back exoneration of sailors of the northern fleet blamed since 1895 for Qing dynasty losing the first Sino-Japanese war Push ... 1894 to April 1895, according to Deputy Admiral Ding Yiping, deputy commander-in-chief of the PLA Navy. Ding's comments accompany an online compendium, including articles ...

  3. News - China - HISTORY

    China's navy no longer so inferior to Japan's, experts say

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 05:38am by Minnie Chan, KRISTINE KWOK

    ... Minnie Chan and Kristine Kwok PLA Navy catching up with Japan's, experts say China's loss of the first Sino-Japanese war has been attributed to a disorganised navy. Although ... a qualitative advantage over China's, the People's Liberation Army is catching up, analysts say. In sheer manpower, China has the upper hand, with Beijing putting the PLA Navy's strength ...

  4. News - China - HISTORY

    Beijing scores points as it marks 120th anniversary of defeat by Japan

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 05:38am by Cary Huang

    ... leadership might use the occasion to argue for more resources for the PLA, it did not mean China would "seek confrontation", Yuan said. "The political significance is greater than ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books - HISTORY

    Book review: Portugal, China and the Macau Negotiations 1986-1999, by Carmen Amada Mendes

    Posted Jun 30th 2013, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... for commercial operations in November 1995. Weeks before the handover, another hiccup occurred. When Beijing announced it would send the PLA into Macau a few days before the handover, Lisbon reacted ...



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