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[Video] Pakistan and China are ‘Iron Brothers’ – PM Abbasi at Boao Forum

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi remarked that Pakistan and China are iron brothers in every sense. “In our region, our friendship is the bedrock of strategic stability,” he said while addressing the Boao Forum for Asia Conference 2018 Tuesday morning. “It was natural for Pakistan to take lead in partnering up with China to usher in new era of peace and prosperity through enhanced connectivity,” he remarked. The premier further said: “In Pakistan, today, 2017, step-by-step and brick-by-brick a brave new Asia is taking place.” Speaking about the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the prime minister said that the development of deep sea port at Gwadar is proceeding at a fast track. “It will soon become an economic nucleus.” 

Watch his full speech at the forum below:

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