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China rebuts Canada's cyberattack accusation

[2014-07-31 21:28]

Canada's accusation that China hacked into its computer systems at the National Research Council has been met with strong opposition.

Xi vows strike on military corruption

[2014-07-31 21:19]

Chinese President Xi Jinping has pledged a harsh strike against military corruption as the People's Liberation Army prepares for the 87th anniversary of its establishment on Friday.

China confirms military drill's impact on civil flights

[2014-07-31 19:27]

China confirmed on Thursday that its ongoing military exercise in southeast coastal areas has affected civil flights, but said the defense ministry has kept close contacts with civil aviation authorities to minimize the impact.

China, Australia, US plan trilateral military exercise

[2014-07-31 19:18]

China, Australia and the United States will conduct their first trilateral military exercise in October, a spokesman for the Ministry of National Defense said on Thursday.

Defense opens press conference to foreign journalists

[2014-07-31 17:25]

The Ministry of National Defense of China invited foreign journalists to its press conference for the first time as eight were invited on Thursday.

Hagel's carrier visit shows China's openness

[2014-04-09 15:54]

The United States' campaign to encourage China to be more open about its military growth and intentions got a symbolic boost Monday with a tour for Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel of the country's first aircraft carrier.

Senior official from Qinghai probed for bribery

[2014-07-31 13:03]

A former high-ranking official of northwest China's Qinghai Province is being probed by the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) for suspected bribe-taking.

PLA, Armed Police back graft probe of Zhou Yongkang

[2014-07-31 12:55]

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) and Armed Police fully support the decision to investigate Zhou Yongkang, the latest and highest-ranking "tiger" in the anti-corruption campaign.

Chinese nationals to evacuate from warring Libya

[2014-07-31 10:46]

About 1,100 Chinese nationals are now leaving warring Libya on roads, by air and are planning to leave by sea due to a deteriorating security situation there, diplomatic sources say.

Criticism of Chinese military transparency refuted

[2014-03-06 09:54]

China's military is more open and transparent than that of Japan, Qian Lihua, a member of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, who used to head the Foreign Affairs Office under the Ministry of National Defense, said during the annual two sessions on March 6.

Defense Ministry: Beijing committed to transparency

[2014-07-22 09:46]

Responding to concerns that China is not telling the whole truth when it comes to defense spending, a figure that this year will rise by 12.2 percent to 808.2 billion yuan ($130 billion), Defense Ministry spokesman Geng Yansheng said Beijing was committed to transparency and explaining itself to the outside world.

China's participation in drills to help increase transparency

[2014-07-03 09:44]

The commander of the US Pacific Fleet said China's first-time participation in the world's largest maritime exercises in Hawaii will help Beijing and other nations work together in a crisis.

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