Martin Dempsey arrived at the Chinese Defense Ministry Monday for a closed-door meeting with his People's Liberation Army (PLA) counterparts for the first time.
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FILE - Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) soldiers march during the Independence Day ceremony in Juba July 9, 2011 (Reuters) According to the manifesto emailed to Sudan Tribune, the new movement says it emerged as a result of "marginalization of all the South Sudan political parties and civil society, failure to adopt a viable political road map which can galvanize and reward the Southern people for their victorious achievement of a just peace, the rampant corruption perpetrated by the SPLM-led government in Juba, neglect of the families of the martyrs in the war of liberation and the rigging of the people's vote by the SPLM/A in the last elections and the SPLM/SPLA failures to delivered basic services to the citizens of the South".
ISPR says, like last year, this year also the Military Contingent of People's Liberation Army established a field medical hospital in flood affected area near Kunri.
Summary: Armed gunmen from Sudan People's Liberation Army killed 185 members of a group of displaced people near Akobo town in Jonglei state on Sunday.
According to the People's Liberation Army Daily the book will be distributed in 25 languages as part of an agreement signed with the publisher at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, The Associated Press reported.
yet virtually all Chinese companies operating here have to be considered--at least potentially--front companies for the People's Liberation Army or Chinese intelligence.