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

16 Mar 20 Yang Jiechi had a phone call with Mike Pompeo, says top priority is for international cooperation in fighting COVID-19.
02 Mar 20 Travelled to Uzbekistan, Tashkent and met with the following:
Shavkat Mirziyoyev (Uzbek President)
Yang Jiechi met with Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, China, Uzbekistan reaffirm commitment to strengthening ties
01 Mar 20 Travelled to Tajikistan, Dushanbe and met with the following:
Emomali Rahmon (Tajik President)
Yang Jiechi met with Tajik President Emomali Rahmon in Dushanbe. China,Tajikistan reaffirm commitments to strengthening ties.
28 Feb 20 Travelled to Japan, Tokyo and met with the following:
Shinzo Abe (Japanese Prime Minster)
Yang Jiechi met with Shinzo Abe in Tokyo, China and Japan agree to step up public health cooperation to contain novel coronavirus
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

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