Wu Qian, spokesman of the Ministry of national defense, said:
According to the decision-making and deployment of the national epidemic prevention and control work, peoples life safety and physical health should be put first. According to the principle of conscription obeying the epidemic prevention and control, ensure that the military and local levels put their main energy into the first line of epidemic prevention and control, resolutely win the epidemic prevention and control resistance war. With the approval of the State Council and the Central Military Commission, the conscription work in the first half of 2020 will be postponed to the second half of the year Organize and implement the recruitment tasks in the first half of the year, which will be completed in the second half of the year. The total recruitment tasks of the whole year and the annual recruitment tasks of provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the central government will remain unchanged. The recruitment time is adjusted to start on August 1, start on September 10 and end on September 30.