Chinese Defense Minister and State Councilor Removed

According to Chinese state owned media journalists, Li Shangfu has been removed as the Defense Minister and Qin Gang has been removed as the State Councilor.

Li Shangfu is a Chinese aerospace engineer and career People’s Liberation Army general who has been serving as State Councillor and Minister of National Defence of Chinasince March 2023. He has also been a member of the Central Military Commission since 2022.

Qin Gang is a Chinese diplomat and politician who has been serving as State Councilorof China since March 2023. He served as Minister of Foreign Affairs of China from December 2022 to July 2023.

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United States Military Academy and American Military University Alumni. Victor covers flash military, intelligence, and geo-political updates.


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