General Wei Fenghe, China’s Minister of National Defence met General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS) today at Pakistan Army’s General Headquarters (GHQ).
During the meeting, matters of mutual interest, regional security and enhanced bilateral defence collaboration were discussed. The visiting dignitary acknowledged and appreciated Pakistan Army’s sincere efforts for regional peace and for the provision of a secure environment for CPEC projects. The COAS thanked General Fenghe for China’s unwavering support to Pakistan on all key issues at regional and international forums. General Bajwa further stated that the Army greatly values its time-tested and brotherly relations with China.
“We have been standing together all along ,and our relations will be no different in wake of future challenges,” said General Bajwa.
This was followed by the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the enhancement of defence cooperation between armies of both countries.
General Wei Fenghe also laid a floral wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhada, while a contingent of the Pakistan Army presented him with the Guard of Honour.
On Tuesday, the General called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad. The meeting of the Federal Cabinet is to be chaired by Imran Khan.