President Xi Jinping urged the Chinese military on T
hursday to continue improving its combat capability and readiness.亚博贵宾419
Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the Central Mil
亚博贵宾419女神会所itary Commission, said the armed forces must fully understand, uphold and implement th
e Party’s theories on building a strong military as well as its defense strategies and policies.
They also must always keep their missions in mind, strengthen combat training and produce new achievements to celebr
ate the coming 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China in October, he said.亚博贵宾419
The president made the remarks during an inspection tour to a Pe
ople’s Liberation Army Air Force base as part of his four-day visit to Gansu province that st
亚博贵宾419女神会所arted on Monday. He was accompanied by General Xu Qiliang, vice-chairman of the Cent
ral Military Commission and former commander-in-chief of the Air Force, at the base.
He checked on how Air Force members work at the base’s
command center and was briefed about the base’s operations and training.亚博贵宾419
Xi held teleconferences with troops from the base. Speaking with op
erators at a surveillance radar station, he ordered them to continue honing t
heir capabilities and make new contributions to the country’s air defense.亚博贵宾419女神会所
In talking with pilots and ground staff from a transport aircraft regiment, he recognized their participation in aerial seed
ing of plants and encouraged them to continue supporting economic and social development.亚博贵宾419
During a meeting with the PLA’s high-ranking commanders and th
e base’s senior officers, Xi ordered the military to keep intensifying its combat preparedne
ss to make sure that troops are always ready to fight and are capable of defeating any enemies.