China’s National Defense in 2004









V.The Military Service System
  Administration System for Military Service Work
  Active Service
  Reserve Service
  Enlistment in Peacetime
  Discharge from Active Service and Resettlements
VI.National Defense Mobilization and Reserve Force Building
  Mobilization of National Economy
  Civil Air Defense (CAD)
  Mobilization of Communications for National Defense
  Militia Force Building
  Reserve Force Building
  National Defense Education
VII.Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense
  Main Tasks
  Reform and Adjustment
  Development of Civil Use Industry
  Cooperation with Foreign Countries
VIII.The Armed Forces and the People
  Supporting the PLA and Giving Preferential Treatment to Families of Servicemen and Martyrs, and Supporting the Government and Cherishing the People
  Participating in and Supporting National Construction
  Participating in Emergency Rescue and Disaster Relief Operations
  Keeping Discipline in Relation to the Masses
IX.International Security Cooperation
  Strategic Consultation and Dialogue
  Regional Security Cooperation
  Cooperation in Non-Traditional Security Fields
  Participating in UN Peacekeeping Operations
  Military Exchanges
X.Arms Control, Disarmament and Non- Proliferation
  Committed to the Non-Proliferation Efforts
  Promoting the International Arms Control and Disarmament Process
  Fulfilling International Arms Control and Disarmament Obligations
  Participating in Humanitarian Efforts in the Arms Control Field
Appendix I Members of the CMC of the CPC
Appendix II Leaders of the Four Headquarters/Departments of the PLA
Appendix III Major Military Exchanges with Other Countries (2003-2004)
Appendix IV Participation in Security Consultations (2003-2004)
Appendix V Joint Exercises with Foreign Armed Forces (2003-2004)
Appendix VI Participation in UN Peacekeeping Operations
Appendix VII Major Military Regulations Promulgated Since 2003

Information Office of the State Council
of the People’s Republic of China

December 2004, Beijing