Chinese Defence minister to arrive in SL today
Chinese State Councillor and Defence Minister - General Wei Fenghe will arrive in Sri Lanka today (27) evening on an two-day official visit.
During the visit, China’s State Councilor and Defense Minister General Wei Fenghe is scheduled to call on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, the Department of Government Information said.
General Wei Fenghe was appointed to head the Ministry of National Defense of the Republic of China, at the 13th National People’s Congress on 19th March 2018.
This will be the second-highest visit by a Chinese official following senior Chinese diplomat, Yang Jiechi’s visit in October.
The visit is arranged under the air-bubble concept due to COVID-19.