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China stresses military capability, Party's absolute leadership over armed forces

03-05-2012 11:13 BJT Special Report:2012 NPC & CPPCC Sessions |

BEIJING, March 5 (Xinhua) -- China will enhance the armed forces' capability to accomplish a wide range of military tasks, with the Communist Party of China having absolute leadership, according to a government work report to be delivered by Premier Wen Jiabao on Monday.

"The most important of which is to win local wars under information-age conditions," says the report, referring to the armed forces' capability.

The report, which will be delivered at the opening meeting of the Fifth Session of the National People's Congress (NPC), China's parliament, says the government will ensure that the armed forces resolutely accomplish the tasks of combating terrorism, maintaining stability, handling emergencies, and relieving disasters.

Editor:Zhang Jianfeng |Source: Xinhua

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