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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: forcing the issue

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:52pm by Jason Wordie

    ... As the public mood deteriorates, PLA deployment in the face of civil unrest is looking ever more probable, writes Jason Wordie Forcing the issue As predicted, Hong Kong’s longheralded ... of Xinhua in Hong Kong, Zhou Nan, also made it clear the PLA would become involved if riots were to envelop Hong Kong. How much more unambiguous does anyone need to be? That both the possibility ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: land of make believe

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:09pm by Jason Wordie

    ... for practical harbour access from the now-landlocked PLA headquarters and to demonstrate national sovereignty), when the Town Planning Board received more than 18,000 objections, and a handful ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Robert Bickers

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:17pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... in the Royal Air Force and he did a tour in Hong Kong. We lived in Sunderland Road (in Kowloon Tong), just south of what is now the PLA barracks. I attended St Andrew's Primary School and remember ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The A theme

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:48pm by TELEGRAPH

    ... People's Liberation Army (PLA) scientists detonated China's first atom bomb at a nearby testing site- a 22-kiloton blast that set the desert sky alight and sparked jubilant celebrations ... an impoverished agricultural weakling into a muscle-flexing member of the nuclear club began in 1955, when Mao unveiled plans to march into the "atomic age". Exploratory teams from the PLA were ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: mean streets

    Posted Nov 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Wee Kek Koon The People’s Liberation Army recently held a military exercise in Hong Kong aimed at demonstrating its land, sea and air capabilities. Officially, the exercise was “routine” but observers were surprised by its scale, in particular the street fighting staged in a mock-up of Hong Kong’s urban area and the PLA’s use of Cantonese to address the “enemy”. There were murmurs ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Book: Jean-Georges- Cooking at Home with a Four-Star Chef

    Posted Aug 19th 2012, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... eggplant with nam pla and basil; chicken soup with coconut milk and lemongrass; green gazpacho; warm potato salad with caramelised shallots and watercress; veal chops with pineapple juice and pine ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The truth behind that nice Nigerian man who wants to give you loads of money

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by JUSN PSBLO CARDENAL

    ... target. In a series of attacks executed, allegedly, from two schools with links to the PLA- Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Lanxiang Vocational School in Shandong province- dozens or even ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Shooting Tank Man

    Posted Sep 07th 2012, 11:33pm

    ... hatchet dripping with blood. It looked like he had had a disagreement with a PLA soldier, but this was never verified. I was off the main street near the Great Hall of the People when suddenly ...



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