CHINA WHITE PAPER

‘China’s Military Hasn’t Fought A War Since 1979 But Is A Highly Capable War Machine’

Surya Gangadharan New Delhi 3 August 2019

China’s recent military white paper has come after a gap, suggesting that the process of modernisation launched so many years ago is still in progress. It will be another 15 years before China emerges with an “expeditionary capable” military. SNI spoke to Lt. Gen. S L Narasimhan (Retd), member of the National Security Advisory Board and a former defence attache in Beijing, for his views on the white paper.

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