ISLAMABAD – Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Sun Weidong acknowledged and appreciated Pakistan’s efforts in combating terrorism and ensuring security of Chinese people at the same time.

He expressed this during a meeting with Advisor to PM on National Security Lt General (R) Nasser Khan Janjua here Tuesday.

They exchanged views on bilateral relations and ways to further strengthen the existing ties between the two countries. Multiple areas including regional security, stability and matters concerning the security of Chinese working in Pakistan came under discussion.

He expressed the hope that these efforts would pave way for increased economic activity in the region. He also conveyed China’s satisfaction with the security arrangements for CPEC.

The National Security Advisor said that China and Pakistan are remarkable countries and they cherish their long lasting friendship. CPEC would certainly be a milestone in further strengthening the bilateral relations between them.  “Connectivity at global level will come through us and Pakistan is a bridge builder” he reiterated.

This mega project has the potential to streamline infrastructure along the length of Pakistan and would usher a new era of economic prosperity for the whole region. – APP