- September 12, 2023
- Posted by: admin
- Category: Daily News
- There has been no sign of Chinese Defense Minister Li Shangfu in public for two weeks, touching off speculation about his fate.
- Li was appointed to the Central Military Commission in October last year and became defense minister in March. Li has not been heard from since giving a speech at the China-Africa Peace and Security Forum in Beijing on Aug. 29.
- A U.S. government official hinted it is likely Li’s absence is related to corruption.