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Lee Shying-jow appointed new envoy to Denmark

2018/10/19 21:27:47

Lee Shying-jow (李翔宙), former minister of the Veterans Affairs Council / CNA file photo

Taipei, Oct. 19 (CNA) Lee Shying-jow (李翔宙), former minister of the Veterans Affairs Council, was appointed the Republic of China's representative to Denmark by President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) Friday.

Lee served as minister in charge of the Veterans Affairs Council in Tsai's administration from 2016 until February this year.

Lee, 66, retired from a long career in the military in 2014.

He served as Vice Minister of National Defense in 2014 and National Security Bureau chief from 2014-2015, before becoming a national policy adviser to the Presidential Office from 2015-2016.

(By Yeh Su-ping and Flor Wang)
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