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Government reshuffle involves national security heads

2018/02/23 15:29:41

Joseph Wu (吳釗燮), right, and Yen Teh-fa (嚴德發)

Taipei, Feb. 23 (CNA) Presidential Office Secretary-General Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) is to replace David Lee (李大維) as foreign minister, while Lee will lead the National Security Council (NSC), government officials announced Friday.

The NSC position was vacated by Yen Teh-fa (嚴德發), who was tapped as defense minister, replacing Feng Shih-kuan (馮世寬), the officials said.

(By Shih Hsiu-chuan and Joseph Yeh)