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No one should doubt Pakistan’s capabilities on CPEC: COAS

No one should doubt Pakistan’s capabilities on CPEC: COAS

COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa. -- A file photo

July 13, 2017

PESHAWAR, 13 July: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa said on Wednesday that no one should doubt capabilities of Pakistan with regard to China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and the project will be carried out successfully no matter what impediments come in its way.

According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the army chief said while addressing the CPEC Logistics International Forum that Pakistan is proud of its relations with China. He said Chinese investment will bring development in Pakistan. The army chief said CPEC is a great initiative for people of the region, particularly Pakistan, and is truly a harbinger of economic development, prosperity and peace.

General Bajwa said the Chinese vision of One Belt One Road is for the whole world, adding that CPEC will prove a game changer for the region. He said the Pakistan Army and other security institutions of the country are fully prepared for the security of CPEC. He said all the institutions will have to contribute towards the success of CPEC.

Gen Bajwa said that Pakistan is much safer than before as peace has been restored in FATA and adjoining areas, and normalcy has returned to economic hub of Karachi.

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