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How China's Military Is Becoming More Dangerous By the Day

April 10, 2019 Topic: Security Blog Brand: The Buzz Tags: ChinaMilitaryTechnologyWorldPLANPLATaiwan

How China's Military Is Becoming More Dangerous By the Day

To improve the military’s ability to protect the Party from losing power, the CCP has been generous in providing the PLA with an increased budget of 10 percent per year from 2000 to 2016.

Wendell Minnick is a Taipei-based journalist who has spent two decades covering military and security issues in Asia, including one book on intelligence and over 1,500 articles. From 2006-2016, Minnick served as the Asia Bureau Chief for Defense News, a Washington-based defense weekly newspaper. He has edited over ten books on Chinese military equipment.