Top Chinese general assures assistance to Pakistan in various fields

02:44 PM | 19 Nov, 2017
Top Chinese general assures assistance to Pakistan in various fields
BEIJING -  China’s Central Military Commission member and chief of staff of the Joint Military Staff Office of the Central Military Commission Li Zuocheng has assured assistance to Pakistan in various fields to combat terrorism and safeguard common interests.

He expressed these view during a meeting with Pakistan’s Chief of General Staff (CGS) Lieutenant General Bilal Akbar at the Bayi Military Building in Beijing.

During the meeting on Saturday, Li said that China is committed to forging a common community of destiny for Pakistan and firmly supporting the construction of Pakistani nation and army despite several regional challenges.

He said that President Xi Jinping and Pakistani leaders have reached a consensus to deepen strategic ties and cooperation in various fields such as training and equipment.

Lt Gen. Bilal Akbar said that the 19th Plenary Session of the Chinese Communist Party (CPC) has designed a clear strategy for development in China.

He believed that under the wise leadership of President Xi, all major construction projects in China will surely make new great achievements.

Pakistan is willing to boost strategic communication and coordination with China, deepen pragmatic cooperation in various fields and jointly cope with regional security challenges, Lt Gen Akbar concluded.