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Dialogue 04/15/2013 Xi's vision for military

04-16-2013 06:11 BJT

Chinese leader Xi Jinping has called for "expanding and deepening" the military''s combat preparedness in his tour of the Lanzhou Military Area Command. He stressed national defense efforts, urging the military to enhance its combat preparedness and constantly improve its ability to fulfill missions and tasks. Xi ordered the PLA to intensify its "real combat" awareness in order to sustain military readiness. They were urged to fully seize the opportunities and meet the challenges China is facing in safeguarding national security and sustaining development, and further enhance their sense of responsibility and mission.

 

Dialogue 04/15/2013 Xi's vision for military

Host: Yang Rui

Victor Gao Zhikai, Current Affairs Commentator

Frank Sieren, China Columnist of  Handelsblatt

Prof. Xu Hui, College of Defense Studies, National Defense University, PLA China

 

Editor:James |Source: CCTV.com

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