China sent troops and field equipment for the joint drill in southern Germany. Photo: Xinhua

Chinese troops in first joint medical drill with major Nato power in Europe

  • About 100 PLA medics are taking part in the two-week exercise, along with 120 medics and 120 support personnel from German military
  • Focus is on humanitarian rescue efforts, with scenarios including an outbreak of cholera in a refugee camp and a bomb strike on a UN vehicle
Topic |   China-EU relations

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China sent troops and field equipment for the joint drill in southern Germany. Photo: Xinhua
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PLA instructors were invited to help train Rwandan soldiers and police officers, according to state media. Photo: WeChat

Rwandan troops trained by Chinese military mark 25th anniversary of liberation

  • Leaders from seven African nations among thousands watching parade to commemorate end of the 100-day genocide in 1994 against Tutsi minority
  • PLA sent over drill instructors in April to help train soldiers, who shouted commands in Mandarin during the event
Topic |   Diplomacy

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PLA instructors were invited to help train Rwandan soldiers and police officers, according to state media. Photo: WeChat
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