COAS visit: Chinese military appreciates Pakistan's consensus against terrorism

General Raheel also meets Chinese counterpart, both decide to collaborate on defence, security and counter terrorism


Web Desk January 25, 2015
COAS General Raheel Sharif reviews guard of honour alongwith his Chinese counterpart, Gen Qi Jianguo, at the PLA Headquarters. PHOTO: ISPR

RAWALPINDI: China's Central Military Commission Vice Chairman General Fan Changlong praised Pakistan's consensus against terrorism during his meeting with Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif in China Sunday morning.

As per Director General Inter Services Public Relations (DG-ISPR) Major General Asim Bajwa tweets, the Chinese military leadership assured their country's full support in Pakistan's fight against militants.

The army chief also held meeting with his Chinese counterpart, General Qi Jianguo, and discussed regional, security and defence-related issues.



The military leaders further appreciated Pakistan's resolve, efforts and sacrifices rendered in fighting the menace.



Speaking about Operation Zarb-e-Azb, Changlong also termed it as decisive, bold and hard blow for terrorists.



He added China and Pakistan were the most important neighbours and iron brothers having solid relations.



Army chief meets his Chinese counterpart

General Raheel on Sunday also held an extensive meeting with his Chinese counterpart, General Qi Jianguo, and discussed regional security and defence-related issues.

According to Bajwa, enhanced long-term collaboration on defence, security and counter terrorism, intelligence sharing and training exchanges between the armies of the two countries was agreed upon.







The army chief is on a two-day official visit on the invitation of Chinese officials to meet the political and military leadership.

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COMMENTS (13)

observer | 6 years ago | Reply

Can any one please tell me, Why does ET have to quote the Tweet and then write the same thing in Plain Text too.

Look at the following

The Tweet AsimBajwaISPR @AsimBajwaISPR Follow

COAS held extensive mtng with his counterpart.Full range of regional security,defence related issues discussed.

7:44 PM - 25 Jan 2015

The Text General Raheel on Sunday also held an extensive meeting with his Chinese counterpart, General Qi Jianguo, and discussed regional security and defence-related issues.

Or was the ET only following orders?

Dipak | 6 years ago | Reply

Yes, Chinese Military appreciates Pakistan's consensus against terrorism in Xinxiang.

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