Sunday, Dec 04, 2022

China military


China’s playbook for choking off and finally taking Taiwan

September 02, 2022 3:17 pm

While China likely still lacks the ability to quickly invade and seize Taiwan, it could try to impose a blockade to force the island into concessions or as a precursor to wider military action.

China 2008 vs 2022: Richer, stronger, more confrontational

January 26, 2022 2:56 pm

The ruling Communist Party is using that wealth to try to become a “technology power” and is spending more on its military than any country other than the United States.

Monkey-brain study with link to China's military roils top European university

November 18, 2021 10:36 pm

Concerns about China's fusion of military and civilian technology, and about universities transferring sensitive technology to China that could help its military, have grown in the United States in recent years.

Group behind Hong Kong's Tiananmen vigil denies foreign ties

September 05, 2021 2:16 pm

Police notified the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China last month it was under investigation for working for foreign interests, an accusation it denied.

China adopts new law banning defamation of military personnel

June 11, 2021 11:34 pm

The legislation, which was adopted by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC) on Thursday, states that no organisation or individual may in any way slander or derogate the honour of servicemen.

India, China likely to hold fresh round of military talks on Friday

April 08, 2021 9:29 am

They said India will insist on early disengagement of troops in Gogra and Hot Springs besides pressing for resolution of pending issues in Depsang plains.

Elon Musk says Tesla would be shut down if its cars spied in China, elsewhere

March 20, 2021 1:11 pm

As per sources, the Chinese military has banned Tesla cars from entering its complexes, citing security concerns over cameras installed on the vehicles

China is rapidly building robust lethal force to impose its will in the region: US official

January 16, 2019 8:54 am

The report said that China is developing new medium- and long-range stealth bombers capable of striking regional and global targets, adding that such planes will likely reach initial operational capability by about 2025.

Australian media says China proposes to set up military base in South Pacific

April 10, 2018 11:11 am

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop on Tuesday said she had been assured by Vanuatu officials that there was no formal proposal from Beijing, but she stopped short of addressing whether there had been any unofficial talks.

China says first stealth fighter not yet in service, but coming soon

June 01, 2016 11:53 am

China has been rapidly ramping up military research which is rattling nerves regionally and in Washington