Compiled from the following sources:

Special biographic research
Wen Wei Publishing Company, Ltd. 2002-2006

Who's Who, Current Chinese Leaders
Wen Wei Publishing Company, Ltd. 2003-2005

Zhongguo Gongchandang Lijie Zhongyang Weiyuan Dacidian, 1921-2003
Beijing: Zhonggong dangshi chubanshe 2004

XINHUA Online (China View)


Revision History:

Biography Revised: 1/22/2018
Career Data Updated: 3/7/2018

PHOTO: Yang Jiechi
Yang Jiechi 杨洁篪
Member, 19th CPC, Central Committee, Politburo; State Councilor, State Council; Deputy Director, National Leading Group for Climate Change and for Energy Conservation & Reduction of Pollution Discharge
Born: 1950

Recent Travel & Appearances

21 Jan 20 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
Lana Nusseibeh (Co-chair of the Intergovernmental Negotiations on the United Nations Security Council Reform)
Joanna Wronecka (Co-chair of the Intergovernmental Negotiations on the United Nations Security Council Reform)
Yang Jiechi met with Lana Nusseibeh and Joanna Wronecka, co-chairs of the Intergovernmental Negotiations on the United Nations Security Council Reform of the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly.
20 Jan 20 Travelled to Germany, Berlin
At Berlin Conference on Libya, Yang Jiechi reiterates that political solution is only way for the Libyan issue
03 Jan 20 Yang Jiechi had a phone conversation with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Discuss Middle East issues
16 Dec 19 Xi Jinping met with Carrie Lam, says 2019 has been the most grim and complex year for Hong Kong
07 Dec 19 Yang Jiechi held phone conversation with Mike Pompeo, says U.S. officials have repeatedly made statements that distort and attack China's political system and internal and external policies.
25 Jun 19 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
Naledi Pandor (South African Foreign Minister)
China, Africa eye a community of shared future via cooperation
06 May 19 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
Moon Hee-sang (Republic of Korea (ROK) National Assembly Speaker)
Yang Jiechi met with Republic of Korea (ROK) National Assembly Speaker Moon Hee-sang
22 Jan 19 Wang Yang stresses peaceful development of cross-Strait ties
07 Dec 18 Was in Beijing Municipality and met with the following:
John Howard (Former Australian Prime Minister)
Yang Jiechi former Australian Prime Minister John Howard
07 Nov 18 Travelled to USA, Washington D.C. and met with the following:
John Bolton (U.S. National Security Advisor)
China, U.S. express willingness to enhance communication, cooperation on ties

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