According to the ChinaNews, China on Tuesday issued a white paper on national defense elaborating its new security concept and peacetime employment of armed forces.
According to the website of State Oceanic Administration, the State Oceanic Administration released the “12th Five-Year Plan” of National Oceanic Development in China. The Plan includes a total of 18 chapters in respect of the management of marine resources, island protection and development, the protection and restoration of marine ecosystems, and marine disaster prevention and mitigation, maritime rights and interests maintenance. The planning period is up to 2015, and the vision is up to 2020. Automatically translated as follows: