Chinese military’s Achilles heel exposed: Why it’s not ready for war


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A recently released report points to weaknesses in the Chinese military, known as the People’s Liberation Army (PLA), that directly affect all levels of leadership within the Chinese armed forces.

Joel Wuthnow, the author of the U.S. National Defense University report, researched more than 300 senior Chinese officers between 2015 and 2021 from the army, navy, rocket force, air force, and strategic support force.