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CPEC a shining example of South-South cooperation: Maleeha Lodhi
December 06, 2018

At the United Nations, Pakistan has described China-Pakistan Economic Corridor as a shining example of South-South cooperation.

Speaking at a debate in UN General Assembly, Pakistan's permanent envoy to United Nations, Maleeha Lodhi said benefits of CPEC project were not, only restricted to participating countries but would include the region and beyond.

Pakistani Envoy said Pakistan regards South-South cooperation as a complement to and not a substitute for North-South cooperation.

Lodhi urged UN development system to continue its efforts to mainstream support to South-South cooperation.