China

1.08 Million Chinese College Students Sign Up For Army

BEIJING, Sept 7 (APP): A total of 1.08 million college students have signed up for the army as of late August this year, up 5.58 percent year on year, according to an educational official here.

The figure showed that more college students would like to devote themselves to defence and serve the country, Xu Mei, spokesperson for the Ministry of said. The ministry will help with physical and examinations to recruit more soldiers from colleges, Xu said. In July this year, the military asked to raise the proportion of college student recruit

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