ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and China Wednesday resolved to strengthen their cooperative partnership in defence, economic, commercial, cultural, educational, scientific and technical fields. The understanding came during meetings of the visiting Senior Vice Foreign Minister of China Wang Yi with Foreign Minister Inamul Haq and Foreign Secretary Riaz Muhammad Khan.
The Foreign Office spokesman Muhammad Sadiq said that the Chinese envoy conveyed strong support of his country for policies being pursued under President Musharraf’s leadership. He said that China had always supported Pakistan and would wish to see a vibrant, peaceful and stable Pakistan. Pakistan side expressed gratitude for the support and assistance being extended by China for several projects of national significance. Wang Yi will also call on the President Pervez Musharraf and the Prime Minister Muhammadmian Soomro.-SANA