Pak To Attend Defense Exchange Forum In China

Beijing: A spokesman of the Chinese Defense Ministry Senior Colonel Yang Yujun announced that the 7th Xiangshan Forum co-hosted by the China Association of Military Science and the China Institute for International Strategic Studies will be held from Oct. 10 to 12.

There are more than 60 countries including Pakistan who have confirmed their participation of official delegations in this year’s Xiangshan Forum which is aimed at promoting military-to-military exchanges. Besides the active participation by Asian countries, there is an increasing participation by European, African and South Pacific countries in the Forum. The platform would play a big role for dialogue and exchange.

During the forum, leaders of defense establishments and militaries from various countries will have intense bilateral and multilateral exchanges. The spokesman said that they have extended invitations to all of China’s neighboring countries.