|Deputy Prime Minister of Laos|
27 March 2001 – 20 April 2016
|Prime Minister||Thongsing Thammavong|
|Minister of Foreign Affairs|
25 February 1993 – 8 June 2006
|Prime Minister||Bounnhang Vorachith|
|Preceded by||Phoun Sipaseut|
|Succeeded by||Thongloun Sisoulith|
|Born||15 June 1945|
Luang Prabang, Laos
|Political party||Lao People's Revolutionary Party|
Somsavat Lengsavad (Lao: ສົມສະຫວາດ ເລັ່ງສະຫວັດ; born 15 June 1945) is a former Deputy Prime Minister of Laos. An ethnic Chinese, Chinese name: 凌绪光 (Lin Xuguang), who hails from Luang Prabang with ancestry from Hainan, he was a protégé of Kaysone Phomvihane.
He became foreign minister in 1993 and served until 8 June 2006, when he was replaced by Thongloun Sisoulith.
- (in Chinese) 排除“祖籍”障碍 华裔首次当选老挝政治局委员
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