China, Afghanistan to strengthen cooperation in all fields | Editor’s Decide
China, Afghanistan to strengthen cooperation in all fields
Sunday, June 25, 2017, 16:03
Visiting Chinese language International Minister Wang Yi (left) shakes palms with Afghan Chief Government Abdullah Abdullah in Kabul, Afghanistan, June 24, 2017. (Xinhua photograph)
KABUL – Afghan Chief Government Abdullah Abdullah and visiting Chinese language International Minister Wang Yi agreed on Saturday that the 2 international locations will additional strengthen cooperation in all fields.
Afghanistan-China relations have been repeatedly making optimistic progress in recent times, mentioned Abdullah, including that the Belt and Street Initiative led to new alternatives for cooperation.
He mentioned Afghanistan is prepared to spice up cooperation with China in combating terrorism and make joint efforts to keep up regional peace and stability.
The Chinese language overseas minister mentioned the 2 international locations have made pragmatic achievements by cooperation in varied fields. China is prepared to work along with Afghanistan in implementing the Belt and Street Initiative, strengthen cooperation within the fields of interconnectivity and intercommunication, enhance folks’s welfare and increase socio-economic improvement.
Wang expressed gratitude for the Afghan aspect for help within the crack down on the “East Turkistan Islamic Motion” terrorist group, and mentioned China helps Afghanistan in selling the inclusive reconciliation course of.
He mentioned that as a typical buddy for each Afghanistan and Pakistan, China sincerely hopes that the 2 international locations can improve communications, strengthen mutual belief and ship out optimistic alerts to the worldwide society.
Throughout his assembly with Pakistani high overseas affairs advisor Sartaj Aziz, Wang mentioned tensions between Pakistan and Afghanistan should not conducive to their stability and improvement in addition to regional cooperation, calling on each international locations to satisfy one another midway in order to enhance bilateral ties.
He mentioned that Pakistan and Afghanistan ought to ship the worldwide neighborhood a optimistic sign that the 2 sides are prepared to revive mutual belief and conduct cooperation by bilateral channels.
For his half, Aziz mentioned that Pakistan is prepared to accentuate communication and enhance relations with the Afghan aspect and to help the political reconciliation course of in Afghanistan as these are in step with each international locations’ widespread pursuits.