Major General Zhao Chunsheng has been appointed as the new
commissar to the Macao garrison of the Chinese People's Liberation
Army (PLA), according to an official press release issued on
The release from the PLA Macao garrison said the former
commissar Major General Li Wenchao will be assigned to a new
Li Wenchao has expressed his gratitude to Edmund Ho Hau Wah,
chief executive of the Macao Special Administrative Region (MSAR),
and his government for the support and the assistance to his job,
according to the press release.
He wishes the Macao people would have a more prosperous and
stable future, said the release.
Zhao Chunsheng was quoted by the release as saying that the PLA
Macao unit will keep on dedicating its efforts to help maintain
Macao's social stability and its development, based on the Basic
Law and the Garrison Law of the MSAR.
(Xinhua News Agency September 6, 2007)