Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang has previously been posted at the UN mission in New York and the Washington embassy. Photo: AFP Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang has previously been posted at the UN mission in New York and the Washington embassy. Photo: AFP
Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang has previously been posted at the UN mission in New York and the Washington embassy. Photo: AFP

Leading face of Chinese diplomacy gets enhanced UN role to help Beijing win over world

  • Foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang will take up public outreach role at New York-based mission, which has been upgraded to ambassador status
  • Diplomat shuns the aggressive ‘wolf warrior’ style favoured by some of his peers and new posting is described as ‘tailor-made’ for him

Topic |   Diplomacy
Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang has previously been posted at the UN mission in New York and the Washington embassy. Photo: AFP Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang has previously been posted at the UN mission in New York and the Washington embassy. Photo: AFP
Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang has previously been posted at the UN mission in New York and the Washington embassy. Photo: AFP
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