Islamabad, March 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): Mr. Xu Wenhong, Deputy General Secretary of the One Belt One Road Center, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, called on National Security Adviser Lt. General (R) Nasser Khan Janjua this morning. Besides the prospects of One Belt One Road initiatives, the overall regional security situation came under discussion. NSA warmly welcomed the guest and said that Pakistan and China shared very special and close relationship and we regard China as most reliable friend and a partner. Mr. Xu Wenhong expressed his satisfaction over the growing mutual cooperation and said that China is ever willing to move forward for mutual prosperity and bilateral cooperation.
Both sides discussed different aspects regarding CPEC (China Pakistan Economic Corridor). The NSA said that Pakistan believes that building of economic corridor is conducive for promoting connectivity and shared prosperity of the entire region. “CPEC is key to regional prosperity and to sustainable peace in the region,” he added. The two sides expressed support for constructive efforts for peace and stability in Afghanistan. NSA said that Pakistan believes in cooperative relations with all its neighbours on the basis of mutual respect and peaceful coexistence.
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