China announced its controversial peninsula town

Beijing has appointed a controversial peninsula in the South China Sea as part of China and has already done in his own country authorities, reported on July 24 Associated Press. Is it about the peninsula Woody (Woody Island, another name Yongxing, Yongxing), covering an area of 2.1 square kilometers.

Peninsula, which also claimed by the Philippines and Vietnam, has been a long time occupied by China. Tuesday, July 24 Peking appointed village, located on the peninsula, the Chinese city of Sansha (Sansha). Of days before the city council elected mayor of this town populated Fri, writes "Xinhua".

City Sansha

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China is nervous because of the teachings of Vietnam in the South China Sea

Navy Vietnam preparing for the live-fire exercises in the disputed area of the South Sea Ktayskogo, reports BBC BBC. The move has angered China by management.

Yet, the authorities Vietnam already have reported threats of navigation exercises in the area. The exercise will be held June 13 for 9 hours near the island of Hon Ong.

Earlier, on June 10, China accused Vietnam of violating its border in the South China Sea, where the Chinese ship was damaged by the actions of the Vietnamese exploration vessels.

For a few days earlier Hanoi accused Chinese side that they have chopped cable

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China will not bail out the world economy

Soon the world will see a rather unique view of the fact that China — the only country that is able to take on himself the whole world economy. After the outbreak of the global crisis to praise China has become very stylish. China became almost a model of economic stability. Some politicians even the rumor of a probable adaptation of the Chinese model of economic development for their own states. The thought of China's economic messianism almost in the air. Despite the fact that the Chinese economic magic — is, of course, an accomplished fact, an exceptional role China

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China launched a series of high-altitude civilian helicopters

The device, designed to work in the mountains and raise the languid air cargo, recently passed a municipal certification in Beijing, and received the first flight certificate category. According to a statement posted on the website of AVIC, which, by the way, produces the largest helicopters in China, AC313 — this is the new civilian helicopter, made on the basis of military helicopters Z-8, which are modified analogues French unit Aerospatiale SA 321 Super Frelon. According to the manufacturer company, this machine is the largest not only in the middle of similar Chinese models, and in the middle of

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At least 24 people have died in China after a strong hail and showers

Hail and heavy rain have killed at least 24 people in north-western China, the fate of 33 is unknown, local media reported.

Bad weather struck the county Minsya Gansu province on Thursday evening. Despite the fact that the rain and hail lasted only about an hour, during which time the area has dropped to 70 millimeters of rain, was the communication breakdown in six locations to cut off electricity.

The area destroyed dozens of homes, hospitals and schools. Of the most affected areas were evacuated nearly 2,000 people.

Hail, according to preliminary data, destroyed more than 7000 hectares of agricultural

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China is typed combat experience in Africa

China's attack helicopter Z-9WE, finally got a battle experience. Within 6 months, Kenya has used four helicopters Z-9WEs in southern Somalia. The first pair of helicopters Kenya won in 2010, the year, and the second — in the past year. Helicopters Z-9WEs have been very useful to Somalia to fight with Islamic terrorists of Al-Shabaab. Sure, because no one has mentioned that the creation of the helicopter Z-9WEs is against the Western embargo on weapons sales to China (due to the Tiananmen Square massacre in 1989, the year).

Embargo against China is unpopular. Namely European companies want to abandon

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China on the path of modernization and the creation of a modern army

China's management is confident that a strong government can not exist without a strong and armed with modern guns army. As has become clear in recent years has 2.3 million Chinese army soldier will receive not only a lot of money, and modern, including offensive weapons of the new third generation. Taking this into account, will be put in front of them promising and ambitious tasks to achieve in almost all regions of the world protect the interests of increasing the second largest and the first in the rate of growth of the economy and global trade in terms

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China Airshow China 2012

Last Sunday was over aviation exhibition Airshow China 2012. The organizers of the event have not yet summed up the cabin, but some experts are already making their predictions about the long-term effects of conferences, negotiations and treaties. Only here the forecasts are often not realized, well, typical of people make mistakes in their own judgments. For more enthusiasm at this point is the exhibition, namely, that its sector, which was represented by the Chinese products.

"The highlight of the" salon owners was a new fighter J-31. This project, as usually happens with the recent Chinese military equipment to nedavneshnego

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China bought Russian engines to half a billion dollars

"Rosoboronexport" and China's Ministry of Defence signed a contract to supply an Asian country 123 AL-31FN engines for a total amount of 500 million dollars, the newspaper "Vedomosti". First 13 engines will be delivered to the customer before the end of this year, and one hundred percent of the transfer of power plants will end by 2013. Execution of the contract will Capital Works "Salute".

AL-31FN engines are widely used in the Chinese fighter J-10 and J-11 (a modified copy of the Su-27). China often make purchases Russian power plants, as the engines for combat aircraft, manufactured

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China bought Russian helicopters and engines of 1.3 billion dollars

The People's Liberation Army of China in the past few months, the Russian Federation has acquired military equipment worth a total of 1.3 billion dollars, the newspaper "Vedomosti". All equipment purchased will be delivered in China by bands of "Rosoboronexport". In the coming couple of years China must get new multipurpose helicopters Mi-171E aircraft and engines for fighter Su-27/30.

According to the deputy director of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation Vyacheslav Dzirkaln, in July China signed an agreement with Russia to supply 55 multi-role helicopters, Mi-171E. The official price of the contract were not disclosed, but, according to

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