Defense minister calls for world solidarity, fairness

State Councilor and Defense Minister General Wei Fenghe (center) attends the 9th ASEAN Defense Ministers' Meeting Plus in Siem Reap, Cambodia, on Wednesday. The meeting brought together defense ministers from ASEAN and its dialogue partners. (LI XIAOWEI / FOR CHINA DAILY) State Councilor and Defense Minister General Wei Fenghe called on Wednesday for world solidarity […]

Minister calls for more SCO security cooperation

State Councilor and Defense Minister Wei Fenghe. (PHOTO / MOD.GOV.CN) China's defense minister on Wednesday called for global solidarity amid multiple crises and challenges rarely seen in history, encouraging member countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization to deepen security cooperation. The more difficult the situation is, the more united the global community should be in […]

Drills are ‘stern deterrence to US-Taiwan collusion’, ministry says

This undated file photo shows Senior Colonel Wu Qian, a spokesperson for China's Ministry of National Defense. (PHOTO / MOD.GOV.CN) The patrol and combat drills conducted by the People's Liberation Army around the Taiwan island are a "stern deterrence to US-Taiwan collusion", the Defense Ministry said on Monday after a delegation of members of the […]

China’s defense ministry says nixing military talks with US apt

This undated file photo shows Wu Qian, a spokesperson for China's Ministry of National Defense, speaking at a press conference in Beijing, China. (PHOTO / MINISTRY OF NATIONAL DEFENSE, CHINA) BEIJING – The Chinese defense ministry said on Monday that Beijing’s countermeasures to US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan, including the cancellation of […]

NATO slammed for strategic concept referring to China

In this undated file photo, Wu Qian, spokesperson for China's Ministry of National Defense, addresses a press briefing in Beijing, China. (PHOTO / MINISTRY OF NATIONAL DEFENSE, CHINA) BEIJING – A Chinese defense spokesperson on Thursday voiced firm opposition to certain content regarding China in a strategic concept document published by the North Atlantic Treaty […]

China: Response to Australian plane ‘professional, safe’

Senior Colonel Tan Kefei, spokesman of the Ministry of National Defense (PHOTO / MOD.GOV.CN) China responded professionally and safely to an Australian surveillance aircraft that approached the country's territorial airspace over the South China Sea, a spokesman for the Ministry of National Defense said on Tuesday. Tan Kefei, a spokesman for the Ministry of National Defense, expressed […]