Chinese envoy calls on COAS Gen Bajwa

 Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Nong Rong with Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa. Source: ISPR

RAWALPINDI: Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Nong Rong on Friday called on Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) reported.

During the meeting, matters of mutual interest, regional security situation, bilateral cooperation in various fields, and updates on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) were discussed.

According to the military’s press wing, the army chief thanked the envoy for unwavering Chinese support extended to Pakistan during testing times of the coronavirus pandemic.

The Chinese ambassador appreciated and acknowledged Pakistan’s positive role in the region and pledged to play his role for further improvement in diplomatic cooperation between both countries.

In a separate meeting, Special Envoy of the Foreign Minister for Counter-Terrorism and Mediation of Conflict Resolution of Qatar Doctor Mutlaq Bin Majed Al-Qahtani, called on Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa.

During the meeting, matters of mutual interest, regional security situation including recent updates on Afghan situation, facilitation of reconciliation process in Afghanistan and cooperation in various fields were discussed in detail.

The statement said that Gen Bajwa appreciated the contributions and highly constructive role played by Qatar in facilitating and hosting Afghan Peace Process and hoped for continuous cooperation for ensuring regional peace and stability in the region.

The visiting dignitary also appreciated Pakistan’s consistent efforts for peace and stability in the region and pledged to keep working for strengthening relations between the two countries.