Russia says it “strongly” supports the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor challenge as it is necessary for Pakistan’s financial system and regional connectivity.
In line with an interview on Radio Pakistan, this used to be said by way of Russian Ambassador to Pakistan Alexey Y Dedov.
Dedov identified that CPEC is an element of China’s Silk Street and his nation used to be additionally running on a equivalent Eurasian Economic Union. He added that China and Russia are maintaining discussions to merge the 2 tasks.
Requested about Pakistan’s North-South fuel pipeline undertaking, the Russian Ambassador stated they’re desperate to finalise the challenge on the soonest.
The ambassador stated the 2 nations are intently cooperating in several spaces however there’s a want to make stronger the quantity of bilateral industry.
Concerning the MI-35 gunship helicopter deal between the 2 nations, he stated the contract has already been signed and it’s now for the officers involved to outline a time frame for the aim.
Replying to a query, the Russian ambassador stated his nation needs Pakistan and India to get to the bottom of all problems together with Jammu and Kashmir thru non violent approach.
He stated Pakistan and Russia also are intently cooperating in efforts for recovery of peace in Afghanistan.