ISLAMABAD – International Relations Expert Dr Manzoor Khan Afridi has said that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is going to benefit the entire Middle East.

Talking to the Associated Press of Pakistan, he said unemployment would be reduced after the creation of many job opportunities through the mega project.

He said CPEC would bring an economic revolution in the region. He added that the security of the project was Pakistan’s national undertaking and the country would not leave any stone unturned in ensuring its timely completion and uninterrupted success.

Replying to a question, he said, “The Pakistan Army has taken the responsibility of security of this project and is always ready to cope with any challenges in this regard.”