Beijing: China on Tuesday said it will back
Pakistan with financial and economic assistance after the US
suspended USD 800 million worth of military assistance to
"Pakistan is an important country in South Asia.
Stability and development of Pakistan is closely
connected with the peace and stability of South Asia, Chinese
Foreign Ministry spokesman," Hong Lei told a media briefing
here when asked about China`s reaction to suspension of US aid
"As a friendly neighbour of Pakistan, China has
always provided assistance to it as its capacity allows,
helping Pakistan to improve its people`s livelihood and
realise sustainable development of its economy and society and
China will continue to do to so in future," he said.