Chinese War Preparedness And Military Update

Key graphics from the DoD Annual Report to Congress: Military and Security Developments Involving the People’s Republic of China 2013 (PDF).

Command Structure:

Chinese high commandSovereignty Claims:

China Contested Areas_0Ground Forces:

China Ground Forces_0Ground Force Distribution:

China ArniesNaval Assets:

China Naval Forces_0Air Forces:

China Air ForcesAir Forces Distribution:

China Airforce MapTaiwan Strait and SRBM Coverage:

China Taiwan Strait Coverage_0Conventional Strike Capabilities:

China Conventional StrikeMissile Balance:

China MissilesPrecision Strike Capabilities:

China Precision Strike_0ICBM Reach:

China ICBMs_0