Chinese President Xi Jinping has pledged a harsh strike against military corruption as the People's Liberation Army (PLA) prepares for the 87th anniversary of its establishment on Friday.
Death toll from the gas leak explosions that hit Kaohsiung city of China's Taiwan on Thursday has climbed to 20, latest data from the island's firefighting authority showed. | Photos
- Suspected gas leakage blasts shake Taiwan
The Greek Ambassador to China talked about high-level exchanges, Chinese investment in Greece, potential areas for cooperation in an interview with People’s Daily Online .
All are equal before the law, warns a commentary due to be published on Friday in Communist Party of China (CPC) newspaper the People's Daily, citing the case of former senior Chinese leader Zhou Yongkang.
China's civil aviation authority will from Friday abort control measures in place for flights in the country's eastern, central and southern regions while a military exercise goes on in southeast coastal areas, it announced on Thursday
Military exercises being carried out by China are not targeted at any other country, a Defense Ministry spokesman said on Thursday, warning that parties should not overinterpret China's routine drills.