Nepal committed to One China Policy: Defense Minister
March 7, 2018 08:06 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, March 7: Defense Minister Ishwor Pokhrel has said Nepal was committed to One-China Policy.
Minister Pokhrel said this during a meeting with Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Yu Hong at the former's office in Singha Durbar. He also said the relations could be expanded in the military level between Nepal and China.
The agreements made before between the two countries for their common interests would be implemented, Minister Pokhrel added, informing the Ambassador of Nepal's expectation of Chinese continuous assistance for the infrastructure development.
According to Spokesperson of the Defense Ministry, Rishiraj Rajbhandari, Ambassador Hong congratulated the Minister and expressed belief that China's friendly relations with Nepal would be further enhanced during the stint of this government too.
The mutual help would be augmented in the days ahead, the Ambassador added.
The meeting was also attended by Ministry Secretary Binod KC, high level military official and officials from Foreign Ministry.