Xi Jinping invites PM Nawaz to attend SCO

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UFA: Chinese President Xi Jinping has invited Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Shairf to attend SCO meeting taking place in Beijing this year.

PM Nawaz after meeting Modi met Chinese President where he was invited for SCO.

“Relations with Pakistan are very high on China’s agenda,” Jinping told Nawaz.

“China wants to maintain close ties with Pakistan and is looking forward to President Mamnoon’s upcoming visit to China,” he added.

Reciprocating the sentiments, PM termed friendship with China a cornerstone of Pakistan’s foreign policy. He appreciated his personal commitment to materialise China, Pakistan Economic Corridor.

Further, he thanked Xi for the support China has been extending to Pakistan in the country’s effort to become a full member of the SCO.