During an annual conference on security in the Asia-Pacific region held at the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore, Admiral Sun Jianguo, deputy chief of general staff of the Chinese People's Liberation Army, strongly defended his country's activities in the South China Sea saying, "We do not make trouble, but we have no fear of trouble." #southchinasea #AsiaPacificregion
Following a crackdown that resulted in the deaths of hundreds of student demonstrators in Beijing, a lone Chinese protester steps in front of People's Liberation Army tanks in Tiananmen Squarein 1989. At least five photographers captured the event, which became a symbol of defiance in the face of oppression. Charlie Cole, working for Newsweek, won a World Press Photo Award for his version of the image. The identity and fate of the 'Tank Man' remains unclear.
China's female guards of honor will attend the military parade on September 3 for the first time. In this picture, female soldiers of the People's Liberation Army attend a training session at a military base in Beijing on August 22.
A copy of the local Chinese magazine Global People with a cover story that translates to 'Why did Trump win' is seen with a front cover portrait of US president-elect Donald Trump at a news stand in Shanghai on November 14, 2016.