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Chinese ambassador to the United States

XU HAN, Chinese diplomatist. Protocol Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs 1949-1963, Deputy; 12th CCP Central Committee 1982, 13th CCP Central Committee 1987.

Background

Han, Xu was born on May 26, 1924 in Jiangsu, China.

Career

Section chief, assistant director protocol department Foreign Ministry, People's Republic of China, 1949-1963. 1st secretary, counselor Embassy of People's Republic of China, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1963-1965. Deputy director, director protocol department Fgn Ministry, People's Republic of China, 1965-1973.

Deputy chief liaison office People's Republic of China-United States, 1973-1979. Director American and Oceanian department Foreign Ministry, 1979-1982, vice minister Washington, 1982-1985. Ambassador to the United States, since 1985.

Membership

Protocol Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs 1949-1963, Deputy. 12th CCP Central Committee 1982, 13th CCP Central Committee 1987.

Connections

Married Ge Qiyun, February 10, 1951.

spouse:
Ge Qiyun