Commission: DOD should annually track China's progress toward realizing 'world-class' military

By Jason Sherman  
November 14, 2019 at 2:28 PM
The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission is recommending Congress require the Pentagon to annually document Beijing's progress toward achieving a 2017 goal set by President Xi Jinping to build a “world-class” military and put the People's Liberation Army on par with other leading global powers. This is one of two DOD-related recommendations on this 2017 Chinese objective the commission forwarded to lawmakers today in a 582-page annual report that includes dozens of other policy suggestions across a wide range...

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