China Army Day

China releases military video on its Army Day, shows off its most potent weapons

China's 2018 military budget is $215 billion and there are almost 23 lakh active personnel in its defence forces. Its army has 9,150 tanks, 4,788 armoured fighting vehicles (AFV), 9,726 artillery, 1,710 self-propelled guns and 1,770 rocket artillery.

Aug 09, 2018, 18:52 PM IST

China to modernise military: Defence minister

Liang Guanglie made the remarks while celebrating the 84th anniversary of the founding of PLA.

Aug 01, 2011, 13:56 PM IST