People’s Liberation Army General Staff denied the rumors that the current disarmament 800 000 scale appropriate
Data for: October 1, 2009, 60th anniversary celebration of the General Assembly held a grand military parade, a military honor guard by picture Tiananmen Square.
BEIJING, May 7, according to Department of Defense Web site news, recently, the PLA General Staff department heads pointed out that recently appeared on the Internet, “the PLA will Disarmament 800,000,” the rumors are untrue, untrustworthy.
official said, the number and size of the Chinese army has always controlled the need to safeguard national security and strength to the extent permitted within the PLA to maintain the current total size of 230 million is appropriate.
People’s Liberation Army General Staff, said the current 2.3 million troops to keep the total size of the appropriate
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