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Army Chief General Asim Munir said on Sunday that he was committed to fully support the CPEC project and valued strategic relations with China.
According to the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the Chinese Foreign Minister met Army Chief General Syed Asim Munir at GHQ Rawalpindi. During the meeting, issues of mutual interest and regional security situation were discussed. Defence cooperation was also discussed in the meeting.
During the meeting, Army Chief General Asim Munir said that Pakistan was determined to fully support the strategic relations with China and the CPEC project. The Army Chief also appreciated China’s role in supporting Pakistan on regional and global issues.
According to ISPR, the Chinese foreign minister stressed the importance of long-term strategic relations between the two countries. The Chinese Foreign Minister also expressed his satisfaction over the progress on the CPEC projects and his determination to complete the projects on time.