Liu Chao Attends 2018 National Security Working Conference of Mianyang

To create a new situation for Mianyang national security work in a new era

(Mianyang News) (Reporter: Ma Xinyou) The 2018 National Security Work Leading Group Meeting of Mianyang was held on April 19. The deputy secretary of the municipal party committee and mayor of the city, Liu Chao, attended the meeting and delivered a speech.

The meeting pointed out that since the Party¡¯s Eighteenth National Congress, especially the establishment of the Central National Security Council, the Party Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as the core has made a series of strategic arrangements in terms of national security, initially established the main framework for the national security system, formed a national security theory, improved the national security strategy system, and established a coordination mechanism for national security work. The national security work has been comprehensively strengthened, creating a new situation in this respect.

The meeting emphasized that we must firmly adopt Xi Jinping thought on socialism with Chinese characteristics as a guidance to fully implement the overall national security concept, earnestly implement the decisions made by the central government, the provincial party committee and the municipal committee on national security work, and further enhance awareness of concerns and risks by always keeping dangers in mind in peaceful times. We must also further enhance the sense of responsibility and mission to do a good job in the national security work in the new era by seizing the moment and also the future ahead, and make every effort to create a new situation for the national security work in Mianyang in the new era so as to maintain the overall situation of national security and stability, and to create a sound environment for sustainable and healthy development of all causes in Mianyang.

The meeting emphasized that we must first profoundly understand and grasp the rich connotation of the overall national security concept. To fully understand and implement the overall national security concept is a common requirement for the whole party. So, we must take the initiative to assume the sacred mission of safeguarding national security, conscientiously regard the maintenance of national security as a priority and pay close attention to it. We must effectively promote reform and development through safety and stability and make contributions to achieving the overall security while maintaining partial security. Second, we must uphold the party¡¯s absolute leadership over national security work. It is necessary to further improve political stance, firmly establish the ¡°four consciousnesses¡±, and conscientiously regard defending the party¡¯s ruling status, defending the socialist state power, and safeguarding the socialist system with Chinese characteristics as the primary task of national security work. We must always keep in line with the Party Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as its core in terms of thinking, politics and actions. Third, we must conduct in-depth publicity of national security. It is necessary to further increase publicity of relevant laws and regulations such as the National Security Law, Anti-espionage Law, Anti-Terrorism Law, innovate the contents and forms of the National Security Education Day and other carriers, and promote the access of national security laws and regulations to enterprises, rural areas, institutions, campuses, communities, military camps and networks so as to build an ideological foundation of national security above all else among the people. Fourth, we must earnestly strengthen the building of national security capacity. It is necessary to vigorously strengthen the construction of national security special forces, further increase national security investment, adhere to the principle of combining special forces and the people and build a stronghold for national security.

The member of the Standing Committee of the Municipal Party Committee and Secretary of the Political and Legal Affairs Committee, Xia FengJian, presided over the meeting. The deputy mayor and director of the Municipal Ministry of Public Security, Wang Minghua, attended the meeting.