Another continuing feature of China’s rise… competent women to rival the men.
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Female deputies set sights on their new role in NPC
By Wu Jiao
Source – China Daily, published March 8, 2013
Wearing short hair and wrapped in an army suit, her face beaten by the sun, Wen Min expresses xher feminine side through her soft voice and dimples as she smiles.
But the 28-year-old from the country’s first female unit of the marine corps, who is also a well-known sniper, came to Beijing in March as a new national legislator.
Liu Yang (second from left), China’s first female astronaut and an NPC deputy, joins four other military NPC deputies in a group interview on Thursday. [Peng Hongxia for China Daily]
While meeting reporters ahead of Women’s Day, Wen recalled her life back at the barracks.
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