Duan Tianjie
Native name
BornLoufan County, Shanxi, China
Allegiance People's Republic of China
Service/branch People's Liberation Army Ground Force
Years of service1976–2015
Rank Major general
Commands heldDeputy Director of the Political Department of PLA National Defence University

Duan Tianjie (Chinese: 段天杰; pinyin: Duàn Tiānjié) is a major general in the People's Liberation Army (PLA). He was placed under investigation by PLA's anti-corruption agency in November 2014 and transferred to the military judicial organ in January 2015.[1] Previously he served as deputy director of the Political Department of PLA National Defence University.[2]

Duan Tianjie was also a columnist in Liberation Army Daily (解放军报), and he once served as president of Zhanyou Bao (战友报).[3]


  1. ^ "14 generals named in corruption crackdown". Shanghaidaily. 2015-03-03.
  2. ^ "Details about high level of corruption in China's PLA revealed (Re-issuing for all needing)". Yahoo. 2015-05-27.
  3. ^ 国防大学政治部副主任段天杰落马,曾自诩“军人中的文人”. 163.COM (in Chinese). 2015-03-02.