Geographically, there is no region better suited for China-Pakistan military collusion than Ladakh
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said that regardless of the result of the election, the development of bilateral ties with Pakistan will not be affected.
The CPEC links China's Kashgar in Xinjiang province with Pakistan's Gwadar port in Balochistan through a network of roads, railways and highways.
India has objected to the USD 50 billion CPEC as it passes through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.
The security cooperation agreement was reached when Meng Jianzhu met visiting Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif the day before in Beijing.