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CPEC is Economic Future of Pakistan: COAS

Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa has reiterated that China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is the economic future of Pakistan and its security shall never be compromised.
Inter Services Public Relations said Tuesday, Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan called on the Army Chief and discussed matters of mutual interest and regional security.
The Ambassador appreciated conduct of successful visit of Chinese Foreign Minister and support for CPEC in Pakistan.
The Army Chief reiterated that CPEC is eco future of Pakistan and its security shall never be compromised.Earlier on September 08, the Chinese delegation led by Foreign Minister Mr Wang Yi met army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa and discussed matters relating to regional security and bilateral cooperation.
The Chinese Foreign Minister said that Pakistan-China relationship is based on the convergence of views and mutual respect.
Appreciating professionalism of Pakistan Army, Foreign Minister said that world should acknowledge Pakistan’s efforts towards regional peace and stability.He appreciated security provided to CPEC and said that China believes in inclusive prosperity.
The army chief thanked the foreign minister for his visit and continued Chinese support to Pakistan.
He said that Pakistan has suffered from global contestation but “we are poised to claim our rightful place in comity of nations through the commitment to peace and stability both within and without.”Chinese Ambassador in Pakistan Mr Yao Jing was part of the delegation.