Pakistan, China are all weather strategic partners


Pakistan and China have reaffirmed their resolve to continue to cooperate at various international and regional fora to advance interests of peace and security.
This was stated by Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi and Foreign Secretary Jalil Abbas Jilani during a meeting in Beijing.
Both had wide ranging discussion on a variety of important issues that included efforts to bring stability in Afghanistan‚ making South and the East Asia a peaceful and economically growing region free of disputes‚ deepening Sino-Pakistan ties‚ and the reforms at the United Nations Security Council.
Chinese Foreign Minister maintained that Pakistan and China are all weather strategic partners and in view of evolving international environment they need to reinforce their ties.
Foreign Secretary Jalil Abbas Jilani informed the Chinese Minister about Pakistan’s efforts to bring about peace and stability in the region.
He reiterated Pakistan’s commitment to facilitate political reconciliation in Afghanistan.