Democracy, as a political instrument or system, is only legitimate when employed for strictly, limited, constitutional functions. Democracy is not a legitimate political instrument where the largest number may vote away the rights of a minority. 1,552 more words
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Xi Jinping is seeking to transform the military into a modern outfit that can “fight and win wars,” acknowledging the effect of corruption on the People’s Liberation Army — the world’s largest ground force — alongside decades of patchy training and tolerance of underperformers.
Impressive : Najib (centre) with (from left) Liow, China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation deputy general manager Bill Ren, China Ambassador to Malaysia Huang Huikang, Armed Forces chief Gen Tan Sri Zulkifeli Mohd Zin and China Defence Attache Senior Colonel Chen Wei looking at an aircraft carrier model at the corporation’s booth at LIMA 2015. 671 more words
China's Military Stops Road Construction Between China and Vietnam To Assess Area as "Potential Vietnamese Invasion Route"
Road linking a village on border with Vietnam to Chinese city 100km away would ‘definitely be serious threat to national defence and security’, says PLA officer on Defence Ministry website… 451 more words
By KYLE MIZOKAMI
China has announced its defense budget for 2015. Beijing will spend the equivalent of $144.2 billion dollars on its military, a 10.1-percent increase year over year. 660 more words