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Photo of the Day: The PLA is “Under the Party’s Command”

Image via the Chinese embassy in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

This image of newly arrived Chinese blue helmets in the DRC provides an important reminder that, unlike most other militaries that operate under the command of their national government, the PLA is “under the Party’s command” per the container in the background.

See more photos of the newly-arrived detachment of Chinese peacekeepers in the DRC on the Chinese embassy in Kinshasa’s Twitter page.

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