Military-civil fusion is a key part of President Xi Jinping’s plans to modernise the Chinese defence system. Photo: Xinhua via AP Military-civil fusion is a key part of President Xi Jinping’s plans to modernise the Chinese defence system. Photo: Xinhua via AP
Military-civil fusion is a key part of President Xi Jinping’s plans to modernise the Chinese defence system. Photo: Xinhua via AP

Has China gone into stealth mode with its military-civil fusion plans?

  • There was no apparent word in this year’s government work report of the defence strategy that has raised alarm in Washington
  • But that doesn’t mean it’s off Beijing’s radar, observers say

Topic |   China’s military
Military-civil fusion is a key part of President Xi Jinping’s plans to modernise the Chinese defence system. Photo: Xinhua via AP Military-civil fusion is a key part of President Xi Jinping’s plans to modernise the Chinese defence system. Photo: Xinhua via AP
Military-civil fusion is a key part of President Xi Jinping’s plans to modernise the Chinese defence system. Photo: Xinhua via AP
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