Pakistan Army chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, on Wednesday, embarked on a five-day official visit to China to discuss bilateral defence cooperation and to enhance ties between the armies of the two countries.
Kayani is visiting China at the special invitation of the People's Liberation Army. He will meet the senior military leadership of the PLA and government officials during the visit, the Inter-Services Public Relations said.
He will discuss issues related to Pakistan-China defence cooperation and measures to further enhance ties between the armies of two countries. Lt Gen Khalid Shameem Wynne, Chief of General Staff, and other senior military officials saw Kayani off at the airport.