China's Marine Corps is getting bigger and stronger

A reorganization and expansion brings the program from 20,000 to 100,000 Marines. www.top81.cn PLANMC Chinese Marines, seen in this February 2014 photo at winter training in Inner Mongolia, are traditionally a lightly mechanized elite infantry force. China’s recent expansion move, however, will likely coincide with a shift toward more heavy weaponry and missions in intensive conventional…

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