Xi calls for stronger military science studies
Xi Jinping, chairman of the Central Military Commission, called on military scientists on May 16 to conduct high-quality studies and provide strong support for fulfilling the goal of strengthening the military in the new era. Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and president, made the remarks while visiting the People’s Liberation Army Academy of Military Science in Beijing. The academy, established in 1958, is the largest and highest-level research institute of the PLA. Military science is a key force in guiding military practices and reforms, Xi said.