- COAS Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa says Pakistan Military significantly values its pleasant relations with China.
- COAS, envoy talk about issues of mutual curiosity, current developments within the Afghan peace course of, progress on CPEC.
- The 2 sides additionally talk about regional safety and present scenario of COVID-19 in the course of the assembly.
RAWALPINDI: The Chief of the Military Employees (COAS) Common Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday thanked the Chinese language envoy for his nation’s contribution to Pakistan’s combat in opposition to the coronavirus, stated a press release issued by the Inter-Providers Public Relations (ISPR).
“COAS thanked the dignitary for China’s contribution towards the fight against COVID-19 in Pakistan and said that Pakistan Army greatly values its friendly relations with China,” stated the army’s media wing after a gathering between Chinese language envoy Nong Rong and the COAS on the Common Headquarters (GHQ) in Rawalpindi.
The ISPR stated that the 2 officers mentioned “matters of mutual interest, recent developments in the Afghan peace process, progress on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), regional security, and the current situation of COVID-19 were discussed during the meeting.”
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The envoy conveyed China’s appreciation for “Pakistan’s sincere efforts for peace and stability in the region, especially the Afghan peace process”.
China was one of many first nations that donated the coronavirus vaccine to Pakistan. The nation is at present utilizing principally Chinese language-made vaccines in its inoculation drive.
Even final week, two Pakistan Worldwide Airways (PIA) planes carrying coronavirus vaccine doses from China arrived in Islamabad.
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In accordance with the PIA spokesperson, over 300,000 coronavirus vaccine doses arrived from PK6852, whereas the second flight PK6853 additionally reached Islamabad with greater than 300,000 doses.
In accordance with the nationwide flag service, Boeing 777s are getting used to deliver the coronavirus vaccine doses from China.