Senior Chinese military official starts visit to Belarus, Hungary

China Military
Huang Panyue

BEIJING, May 18 (ChinaMil) -- At the invitations of Belarusian Ministry of Defense and the National Military Industrial Commission, General Zhang Youxia, director of the Armaments Development Department under China's Central Military Commission (CMC), left Beijing on May 17 for Minsk to kick off his visit to Belarus.

Gen. Zhang will also be present at the 8th International Exhibition of Arms and Military Machinery (MILEX-2017) to be held in Minsk, capital of Belarus from 20th to 22nd of May.

After wrapping up visit to Belarus, Gen. Zhang will visit Hungary upon the invitation of the Hungarian Defense Ministry.

His main entourage includes Deputy Commander of the PLA Army Lieutenant General Peng Bo , Deputy Commander of the PLA Air Force Lieutenant General Zhang Honghe, and Deputy Commander of the PLA Southern Theater Command Major General Chang Dingqiu.

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