FM Qureshi heads to China on two-day visit

By: News Desk      Published: 12:01 PM, 23 Jul, 2021
FM Qureshi heads to China on two-day visit
FM Qureshi boarding a plane to China.

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi left on a two-day visit to China on Friday on the invitation of his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, reported 24NewsHD TV channel. 

As per the statement issued by the spokesperson of the Foreign Office, Foreign Minister Qureshi was accompanied by a delegation of senior officials. 

The FO said that the visit is a part of high-level exchanges between Pakistan and China

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In its tweet, the FO spokesperson said: On the invitation of State Councilor and Foreign Minister Mr Wang Yi, Foreign Minister S M Qureshi will visit China from 23-24 July. The visit will play an important role in further strengthening of Pakistan-China “all-weather strategic cooperative partnership”.

The FO statement said that during FM Qureshi’s visit, both sides would discuss further strengthening of bilateral relations, focus on cooperation in high-quality development under China, Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), defence and security cooperation, Covid-19 vaccines, counter-terrorism and regional and international issues of mutual interest.