PM Imran says China is Pakistan’s closest friend and ‘iron brother’

Posted In: News Date:Apr 25th, 2019

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that he began his visit to China today with the resolve to take All Weather Strategic Cooperative Partnership to newer heights.

PM Imran Thursday departed for China on four-day visit, mainly to attend Second Belt and Road Forum in what he said would be ‘instrumental in further expanding the scope and depth of our bilateral ties.’

Visiting at the invitation of President Xi Jinping from April 25 to 28, the prime minister will deliver a keynote speech in the opening ceremony of the Forum on April 26.