Central Leading Group for Military Reform
|Abbreviation||Zhongyang Junwei Shen'gai Zu
|Type||Policy coordination and consultation body|
|Xu Qiliang (executive)
|Central Committee of the Communist Party of China
Central Military Commission of the Communist Party of China
The Leading Group for National Defence and Military Reform of the Central Military Commission (Chinese: 中央深化国防和军队改革领导小组; pinyin: Zhōngyāng shēnhuà guófáng hé jūnduì gǎigé lǐngdǎo xiǎozǔ) is a policy formulation and implementation body set up under the Central Military Commission of the Communist Party of China and ultimately answerable to the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China for the purpose of formulating policies related to military reform. The group is headed by Xi Jinping, General Secretary of the Communist Party of China and Chairman of the Central Military Commission.
The decision to introduce wide-ranging military reforms was discussed in the communique of the 3rd Plenum of the 18th Central Committee in 2013. The Leading Group held its first meeting on March 15, 2014.
- Xi Jinping (Politburo Standing Committee, Chairman of the Central Military Commission)
- Deputy Leader
- Fan Changlong, Politburo, Vice-Chairman of the Central Military Commission
- Executive Deputy Leader
- Xu Qiliang, Politburo, Vice-Chairman of the Central Military Commission
- Membership list not publicly available
- Keck, Zachary (March 21, 2014). "China Creates New Military Reform Leading Group". The Diplomat.