China to form ministry of veterans affairs
BEIJING, March 13 (Xinhua) -- China plans to form a ministry of veterans affairs, according to a government reshuffle plan available to the media on Tuesday.
The move aims to protect the legitimate rights and interests of military personnel and their families, improve the service and management system of demobilized military personnel, and make military service an occupation that enjoys public respect.
The new ministry will be in charge of making and implementing policies and regulations related to demobilized military personnel and dealing with related affairs such as their reemployment and training.[ Editor: Zhang Zhou ]