Jun 02 , 2019
Gen. Wei Fenghe also defended the Chinese military’s crackdown on protesters in Tiananmen Square nearly 30 years ago.
May 31 , 2019
Top American and Chinese defense officials will lay out rival visions for the Indo-Pacific region as they meet in Singapore this week amid a bruising global trade war, tensions over China’s push for technology leadership and the specter of stalled U.S.-North Korea nuclear talks.
May 06 , 2019
Two navy warships sailed near islands claimed by China in South China Sea on Monday.
Ma Shikun Senior Journalist, the People’s Daily
Mar 22 , 2019
Whenever the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) and National People’s Congress (NPC) hold their annual sessions in March, the subject of Chinese military spending features prominently in US media as evidence of the growing “China threat.” This year is no exception.
Jan 03 , 2019
Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan highlighted China in remarks to civilian leaders of the U.S. military.
Sep 26 , 2018
Tensions between the two countries flared on military as well as economic fronts.
Wu Zurong Research Fellow, China Foundation for Int'l Studies
Aug 21 , 2018
The rise in US military spending is unnecessary and hostile.
Zhou Bo Honorary Fellow, PLA Academy of Military Science
Jul 04 , 2018
Despite Mattis’ harsh criticism of China at the Shangri-La Dialogue, he was careful enough to strike a balance. He said that the U.S. would continue to pursue a constructive results-oriented relationship with China and to cooperate wherever possible. He even recognized the “Indo-Pacific” order which, widely taken as a thinly-veiled strategy against China, has a role for China.
Jan 24 , 2018
Secretary Mattis says he would explore deepening defense ties during visit to Indonesia.
Jan 09 , 2018
The Trump administration is nearing completion of a new “Buy American” plan that calls for U.S. military attaches and diplomats to help drum up billions of dollars more in business overseas for the U.S. weapons industry, going beyond the limited assistance they currently provide, officials said.