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  1. On duty with the PLA

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... It's strict, confined and regimented, but after all, it is a military barracks, part of the People's Liberation Army's Hong Kong Garrison. But it is not a secretive setting. Post photographer May Tse was welcomed onto the PLA's naval b ...

  2. Stamps featuring revolutionaries on show

    Posted May 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Adrian Wan The Dr Sun Yat-sen Museum is staging an exhibition titled 'People who Made History- A Philatelic Commemoration of Xinhai Revolutionaries' until August 10. The exhibition comprises more than 100 philatelic items commemorating revolutio ...

  3. A duty on both sides in any protest

    Posted Jan 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the arrests were justified. Both protesters and the police have to show restraint when exercising their rights and duties. The police chief has pledged to respect civil liberties. It is important ...

  4. Stamp of approval for PLA forces in the city

    Posted Jun 08th 2004, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... Polly Hui A set of six mint stamps will be issued tomorrow to pay tribute to the People's Liberation Army forces in Hong Kong. The stamps feature various aspects of the forces, which ... of strict discipline and their ability to uphold law and order without infringing on civilian lifestyle'. Other designs depict the naval and air forces. The stamps, which cost between $1.40 ...

  5. PLA sentry stabbed in attack, a week after soldier on garrison guard duty shot dead

    Posted Mar 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Choi Chi-yuk A People's Liberation Army sentry belonging to the same division as the one who was shot dead outside a Chongqing garrison last week was stabbed in an attack in Sichuan province, a local rights watchdog said. The soldier, affiliated with ...

  6. Female fighter pilots on National Day duty

    Posted Apr 06th 2009, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam Our first class of female fighter pilots has received its wings after graduating. One of the first public shows will be to take part in the National Day military parade in October. The 16 air force fighter jet pilots, aged 21 to 24, completed 44 ...

  7. Signing between the dotted lines

    Posted Jul 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Office. Stamp collectors queued from midnight for the chance to get hold of the stamps. The set, the first PLA-themed stamps produced by Hong Kong, is composed of six stamps, priced from $1.4 to $5, and feature various aspects of the forces during its seven years being based in Hong Kong. The $1.4 stamp, entitled 'The powerful and civilised military force', portrays ...

  8. America's duty to a historic Christian community

    Posted Feb 01st 2007, 12:00am by Doug Bandow

    ... Doug Bandow Iraq is a mess, as even US President George W. Bush has finally acknowledged, and has become a particularly dangerous place for religious minorities, such as Christians. The future of Iraq is almost certainly in the hands of Iraqis. The number ...

  9. Artificial intelligence goes beyond the call of duty

    Posted Apr 25th 2006, 12:00am by Margaret Chan

    ... Margaret Chan Get set to strap up those boots, tighten that buckle, grab your helmet and return to battle in Activision's Call of Duty 2, the sequel to 2003's best-selling personal computer action game developed by Infinity Ward. The original Call of Duty set a benchmark for portraying the chaos and intensity of war with lifelike authenticity in a video game. ...

  10. Danger and duty in a war zone

    Posted Jun 04th 2006, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... to say it's too dangerous, let's pull back and let others do it- but that's not the choice we have. 'As the world becomes more dangerous, it is a greater duty we have.' ...




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