BEIJING, Nov 20 (SABAH): China has renewed its commitment to work with Pakistan to ensure the success of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
Briefing newsmen in Beijing on Monday, Chinese Foreign Ministry’s Spokesman Lu Kang said CPEC is a flagship project of Belt and Road initiative, and it can win more recognition and support from regional countries and international community.
He said CPEC is a new type of cooperation framework built up by China and Pakistan for long term cooperation development.
When his attention was drawn towards reports regarding creation of a cell by the Indian intelligence agency to target the CPEC as well as various statements of Indian leadership to this effect, he replied, we have noted relevant reports.
Responding to a question about Indian President Ram Nath Kovind’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh, the spokesman commented that the Chinese government has never acknowledged the so-called Arunachal Pradesh. Our position on the border issue is consistent and clear.
The spokesman said the relations between China and India are at a crucial moment.