A Chinese military delegation on Monday left Beijing for
Australia for a defense strategic consultation, said the Ministry
of National Defense.
The delegation, headed by Xu Qiliang, deputy chief of the
General Staff of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA), will
attend the 10th defense strategic consultation with the Australia
The delegation also includes PLA officers from the Foreign
Affairs Office of the Defense Ministry.
(Xinhua News Agency February 27, 2007)