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New Chinese Ambassadors Arrive in Key Posts Amid Major Personnel Changes

China's ambassador-designate to India, Xu Feihong, arrived in New Delhi to take up his new role that has been vacant for almost a year and a half. Image via the Chinese embassy in New Delhi.

Xu Feihong, the newly-named Chinese envoy to India, arrived in New Delhi on Friday, where he will take up a post that’s been empty for almost a year and a half. 

It may take some time before Xu formally assumes his role as ambassador, given that the position is normally reserved for an official with a vice-ministerial rank, higher than Xu’s current assistant minister title.

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