China's national defense in 2000

The Information Office of the State Council published a white paper entitled "China's National Defense in 2000" on October 16, 2000. Following is the full text of the white paper:


I. The Security Situation

II. National Defense Policy

III. National Defense Construction Structure and Organization of the Armed Forces

IV.Armed Forces Building

V. International Security Cooperation Military Exchanges

VI. Arms Control and Disarmament