RAWALPINDI: Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan, Mr Nong Rong called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) at GHQ, today.
According to ISPR, during the meeting, the Army Chief extended heartfelt sympathies and deepest condolences to the government and the people of the Republic of China, particularly the bereaved families in the wake of recent Dasu bus incident which involved Chinese citizens.
Speaking on this occasion, the COAS said that Pakistan Army greatly values its brotherly relations with our time-tested friend and also assured full support / cooperation and security of Chinese citizens working in Pakistan.
He said that while we work for peace, we need to stay strong to thwart designs of all inimical forces challenging our resolve particularly those threatening China-Pakistan strategic cooperation. Both agreed on need for continuous engagement and coordination for peace and stability in the region.