Imran Khan (FIL photo) with Russian President Vladimir Putin
Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent a special message to the leaders of Pakistan. After taking this message from him, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov reached Pakistan (Pakistan) after about 9 years. Russia wants to invest 8 billion dollars in Pakistan.
The Pakistan newspaper Express Tribune has claimed this by quoting an official present at a meeting between Lavrov and Pakistani leaders. The official said that Lavrov said during the meeting, “I have come with a message from President Putin that we are ready to do all the help that Pakistan needs.” The Pakistani official said that in other words, Lavrov’s words, the Russian President has offered us an open aid.
Putin ready to help Pakistan
The Pakistani official claimed that Putin is willing to help Pakistan in every way. The official quoted Lavrov as saying, “If you are keen on the gas pipeline, corridor, defense or any other cooperation, Russia is standing by it.” Russia and Pakistan are already cooperating on the North-South gas pipeline. Russia intends to invest 8 billion dollars in total in Pakistan.Also read: Pakistan: Two Christian nurses removed the stickers of the rectangles from the wall, angry people said – punish them hard.
Russia ready to give special military assistance
When asked about the possibilities of buying Russian air defense system, the Pakistani official said that Russia wants to increase cooperation with Pakistan in this area. Earlier, the Russian Foreign Minister had said that Russia is ready to give special military assistance to Pakistan to increase its capability against terrorists. Let us tell Pakistan that in order to reduce the influence of India, it has been putting a lot of stress on Russia for a long time. Russia is also taking help of Pakistan in solving the Afghan crisis. The growing friendship of Russia-Pakistan can increase the difficulty of India, which is dependent to a large extent on Russian weapons.