WWII Veterans Return from Burma after 67 Years

Danwei highlights the front page story of today’s Modern Express (Chinese): Nine former soldiers of the Chinese Expeditionary Force in Burma who chose to stay in Burma after the Second World War embarked on a tour to China...

Huge protests from Chinese veterans

From One News: About 2,000 retired servicemen from across China staged sit-down protests in Beijing to demand pension increases in a public display of dissent that has alarmed the leadership, a military source and witnesses said. The back-to-back demonstrations from Monday to Wednesday were the biggest by veterans in China since the 1949 revolution and […]



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