China is implementing the largest military build-up the world has seen since the end of World War II. The uppermost question that needs to be answered is why. China has been investing heavily in the People's Liberation Army (PLA) even though the country is not at war and despite the fact that no country is … Continue reading Why China may use military force against Taiwan
A military tribunal has reportedly sentenced China's former top general Guo Boxiong to life in prison for taking bribes. Image: Guo Boxiong Xinhua News Agency reported that Guo had also been stripped of his rank and forced to hand over all his assets to the state government. He held the position of vice chairman of … Continue reading China’s Former Military General Sentenced To Life In Prison.
China's most powerful leader President Xi has assumed a more direct control over the military with the new title of Commander-in-Chief of its Joint Operations Command Center, reports have confirmed. He appeared publicly for the first time in camouflage battle dress wearing the joint center's insignia. Xi is also leading the ruling Communist Party and assumes … Continue reading Chinese President Xi Jinping Assumes Direct Control Over Military.