man of the Central Military Commission, said efforts should be ??made to provide greater science and technology support for the PLA. Sinc??e the 18th CPC National Congress in late 2012, historic breakthrough in n??ational defense and military reform has been made, significant progress i??n combat readiness has been achieved, and crushing momentum in fighting c??orruption has been realized, he said. Pointing to the profound changes b??rought by sci-tech advancement to p9


eople's lifestyles and the world's mil??itary development, Xi said, "We must have a greater sense of urgency to p??ush for sci-tech innovation and advancement with greater determination an??d efforts." He called for enhanced top-level design and strategic planni??ng in promoting military-civilian integration in national defense technol??ogy and military equipment, and strengthening military and civilian coope??ration in training high-quality military personnel. He urged the PLA to ??speed up the transition fC

eaturing better quality and performance with the?? intensive applica2