Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will arrive in Pakistan today for a three- day official visit.
This was announced by China’s Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying during her regular press briefing in Beijing on Thursday.
The Chinese Foreign Minister is visiting Pakistan upon the invitation of Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying announced on Thursday.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will exchange views on bilateral relations and the international and regional issues of mutual interest during his meetings with Pakistani leadership.
Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing in his congratulatory message on Pakistan’s 53rd Defence Day reiterated Beijing’s support for Pakistan in safeguarding peace.
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said China and Pakistan are all-weather strategic partners, adding that the two countries are ‘good neighbors, good friends, and good brothers’.
Chinese Foreign Minister will also visit the meet high-level leadership of Pakistan, she further added.
The two sides will exchange views on bilateral relations and international and regional issues of common concern, Hua Chunying added.
Moreover, she said China-Pakistan relations have maintained a good momentum of development. “The two sides have maintained frequent high-level exchanges and pragmatic cooperation in various fields has progressed smoothly.”
She further said the construction of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor has achieved fruitful results for both countries.
The visit of State Councilor Wang Yi would be the first high-level exchange between China and Pakistan after the formation of the new Pakistani government.
She further expressed that “We hope and look forward to this visit, continue the traditional friendship between China and Pakistan, promote mutually beneficial cooperation in various fields, and push China-Pakistan all-weather strategic partnership to a new height.”