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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 133-02
July 12, 2002

DoD Releases Report on Chinese Military Power

The Department of Defense today released its report to Congress on the Military Power of the People's Republic of China. The report was completed pursuant to the fiscal 2000 National Defense Authorization Act.

A copy of the report is available on-line at http://www.defenselink.mil/news/Jul2002/d20020712china.pdf.

The previous report was submitted to Congress in June 2000, and is available at http://www.defenselink.mil/news/Jun2000/china06222000.htm.