Prime Minister Imran Khan today met Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing. Prime Minister discussed the bilateral relations, regional situation and matters of mutual interests.
During the meeting, PM Imran thanked the Chinese president and its government has stood by Pakistan whenever Pakistan has reached out to China. He also thanked Chinese president Xi Jinping for its principled stand on the occupied Kashmir issue.
The prime minister also informed about the Chinese president about Pakistan’s current circumstances and said the country has come out of the difficult economic situation and will never forget China’s financial cooperation in this respect.
PM Imran further said China has never asked for anything in return for its support against our national interest and helped the country unconditionally .
He said that China gave Pakistan a chance to come out of very difficult economic turmoil and appreciated the Chinese support under the China Pakistan Economic Corridor framework.
The Chinese president praised PM Imran for speaking on China-Pakistan relations during UN General Assembly’s session.
He said both enjoyed close friendly relations and cooperated with each other in different fields.
The prime minister who is on a two-day visit to Beijing will also meet with Chairman of the National People’s Congress today, besides attending the closing ceremony of Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition 2019.
PM Imran Khan previously met with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at the Great Hall of the Beijing. Both discussed about bilateral relations , common interests and security situation of the region.