Lu Kang is seen as a rising star among a new generation of Chinese diplomats. No announcement has been made yet on his new role. Photo: Kyodo
Lu Kang is seen as a rising star among a new generation of Chinese diplomats. No announcement has been made yet on his new role. Photo: Kyodo

China makes another change to its diplomatic line-up on US relations

  • Lu Kang has stepped down as head of the foreign ministry’s North American and Oceanian affairs department and will be replaced by Yang Tao
  • It comes after Beijing appointed a new ambassador to Washington and a new vice-minister overseeing its troubled relations with the US

Topic |   US-China relations
Lu Kang is seen as a rising star among a new generation of Chinese diplomats. No announcement has been made yet on his new role. Photo: Kyodo
Lu Kang is seen as a rising star among a new generation of Chinese diplomats. No announcement has been made yet on his new role. Photo: Kyodo
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