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  1. News - China - MILITARY

    Free of graft and technically skilled: the qualities Xi seeks in new PLA generals

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 05:08am by Minnie Chan

    ... during the border war with Vietnam in the late 1970s. The latest promotions were announced yesterday- two officers with the provincial area command of Sichuan and two from Tibet's. We hope ... in the border conflict with Vietnam in Yunnan. At age 55, Xu is one of the younger officers to be elevated. He was the first PLA major general to lead a relief force to Wenchuan following the massive ...

  2. News - China - MILITARY

    China, Malaysia to hold first joint military drills

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 04:54pm by AFP

    ... to nearly all of it. Malaysia, Brunei, the Philippines, Vietnam and Taiwan also have various claims- some overlapping- to the sea, a vital thoroughfare for world trade and shipping traffic. The 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations, of which Malaysia, Brunei, the Philippines and Vietnam are members, has sought to present a united front against China. It was not immediately clear ...

  3. News - China - MILITARY

    China ‘mulls revamping military regions in bid to strengthen attack capability’

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 04:11pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... with the Philippines and Vietnam over maritime territories. ...

  4. News - China - MILITARY

    Aircraft carrier Liaoning begins drills in sensitive South China Sea with battle group

    Posted Nov 26th 2013, 11:26pm by Minnie Chan

    ... out drills in the area, parts of which are claimed by Vietnam and the Philippines. Beijing is currently embroiled in a diplomatic row with Japan after Chinese forces set up an air defence zone ...

  5. News - China - MILITARY

    PLA officials and media tour US aircraft carrier

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 11:41pm by Minnie Chan

    ... be a natural conclusion they would be operating in the vicinity of us." Tensions in the South China Sea have been rising this year as China locks horns with Vietnam and the Philippines over ...

  6. News - Asia - MILITARY

    Southeast Asia splashes out on defence

    Posted Oct 08th 2012, 04:41pm

    ... Reuters in Singapore Indonesia is buying submarines from South Korea and coastal radar systems from China and the United States. Vietnam is getting submarines and combat jets from Russia, ... of rich oil and gas deposits, have prompted Vietnam, Malaysia, the Philippines and Brunei to try to offset China’s growing naval power. Even for those away from that fray, maritime security has ...

  7. News - China - MILITARY

    China to buy Lada-class subs, Su-35 fighters from Russia

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 03:47pm by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... that are much quieter and can stay submerged for longer. Wong said that countries with territorial disputes with China, including Japan, Vietnam and the Philippines, would likely be the most concerned ...

  8. News - China - MILITARY

    Xi Jinping calls on navy to be prepared for struggle

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... claim to the disputed waters that are also claimed by the Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia and Brunei. Xi chatted with 20 women soldiers, among them five Uygurs from Xinjiang. During an inspection ...

  9. News - China - MILITARY

    PLA pledges loyalty to military leader-in-waiting

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

    ... in Japan- while China and Southeast Asian countries including Vietnam and the Philippines have argued about competing claims to sovereignty over islands and reefs in the South China Sea in recent ...

  10. News - China - MILITARY

    PLA to step up war preparedness as military exercises 'have become a show'

    Posted Jan 21st 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... the end of the Vietnam war. In a separate report yesterday, the PLA Daily also said the army was planning on changing the training strategy of its army aviation unit from logistics missions ...




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