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Friendship with China, cornerstone of Pakistan's foreign policy: President
December 01, 2020

President Arif Alvi has said friendship with China is cornerstone of Pakistan's foreign policy.

He was talking to Chinese Defense Minister Wei Fenghe who called on him in Islamabad today (Tuesday).

He said Pakistan wants to strengthen its relations with China to confront the security challenges faced by the region.

Arif Alvi said Indian hegemonic designs pose a serious threat to regional peace and security.

The President said India is involved in terrorist activities in Balochistan and want to sabotage the CPEC project.  He stressed the need for further enhancing defense relations between the two countries.

Arif Alvi appreciated the steps taken by China against Covid-19.

The Chinese Defense Minister said his country wants to share the benefits of its development with Pakistan.