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Xi sends congratulatory message on Huangpu Military Academy’s centenary

Xi sends congratulatory message on Huangpu Military Academy’s centenary

Xi sends congratulatory message on Huangpu Military Academy’s centenary

BEIJING, June 17 (Xinhua) — Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent a congratulatory message to the alumni association of the Huangpu Military Academy on the occasion of the centennial of the academy and the 40th anniversary of the alumni association.

On behalf of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), Xi, also general secretary of the CPC Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, extended warm congratulations to the academy’s alumni association and sincere greetings to the graduates and their relatives at home and abroad.

The Huangpu (Whampoa) Military Academy, born out of the first cooperation between the Chinese Kuomintang (KMT) and the CCP, was the first academy to cultivate military officers for the Chinese revolution, Xi said in the letter.

The Academy Alumni Association, a patriotic mass organization led by the CPC that links academy graduates and their relatives at home and abroad, has served the overall development of the Party and the country and played a positive role in expanding exchanges and cooperation in Taiwan. cross-strait, opposing separatism, seeking “Taiwan independence” and promoting national reunification, Xi said.

He called on the alumni association to continue the patriotic and revolutionary tradition of Huangpu Military Academy, firmly oppose separatism in pursuit of “Taiwan independence” and promote national reunification, and pool wisdom and strength to realize the Chinese dream.

He expressed hope that the graduates and their relatives at home and abroad will take an active part in China’s modernization and contribute to building a strong country and realizing national rejuvenation.

The academy was founded in Guangzhou in southern China in June 1924.

A symposium commemorating the centenary of the Huangpu Military Academy and the 40th anniversary of the alumni association was held in Beijing on Monday. Xi’s message was read at the event.

Wang Huning, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, attended the symposium and gave a speech.

Wang hailed the patriotic and revolutionary history and traditions of Huangpu’s graduates and their families both in China and abroad, saying they are an important force in promoting national reunification and rejuvenation.

Wang called on the group to be firm in promoting the great cause of national reunification, active in engaging in cross-strait exchanges and cooperation, and vigorous in encouraging exchanges between young people on both sides of the strait.

He also called on the group to be determined to oppose “Taiwan independence” separatism and foreign interference and help maintain cross-strait peace and stability.

Wang Huning, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, attends a symposium commemorating the centenary of the Huangpu Military Academy and the 40th anniversary of years of its alumni association and delivers a speech at the event in Beijing, capital of China, June 17, 2024. Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory message to the alumni association of the Huangpu Military Academy on the occasion of the academy’s centennial and 40th anniversary of the alumni association.

On behalf of the CPC Central Committee, Xi, also general secretary of the CPC Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, extended warm congratulations to the academy’s alumni association and sincere greetings to the graduates and their relatives at home and abroad.

Xi’s message was read at the symposium. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

Wang Huning, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, attends a symposium commemorating the centenary of the Huangpu Military Academy and the 40th anniversary of years of its alumni association and delivers a speech at the event in Beijing, capital of China, June 17, 2024. Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory message to the alumni association of the Huangpu Military Academy on the occasion of the academy’s centennial and 40th anniversary of the alumni association.

On behalf of the CPC Central Committee, Xi, also general secretary of the CPC Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, extended warm congratulations to the academy’s alumni association and sincere greetings to the graduates and their relatives at home and abroad.

Xi’s message was read at the symposium. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

Wang Huning, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, attends a symposium commemorating the centenary of the Huangpu Military Academy and the 40th anniversary of years of its alumni association and delivers a speech at the event in Beijing, capital of China, June 17, 2024. Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory message to the alumni association of the Huangpu Military Academy on the occasion of the academy’s centennial and 40th anniversary of the alumni association.

On behalf of the CPC Central Committee, Xi, also general secretary of the CPC Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, extended warm congratulations to the academy’s alumni association and sincere greetings to the graduates and their relatives at home and abroad.

Xi’s message was read at the symposium. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)