Chinese, Afghan military leaders hold talks
Beijing, November 12, 2007 (Xinhua): Chen Bingde, chief of the General Staff of the Chinese People's Liberation Army, held talks here on Monday with Besmillah Mohammadi, chief of the General Staff of Afghan National Army.
Chen, also member of the Central Military Commission, said China and Afghanistan were neighbors and had respected each other over the past years.
The two countries had no dispute, he said, adding that the Chinese military would like to further exchanges with the Afghan military to enhance the state-to-state relations.
Besmillah expressed gratitude for China's support for Afghanistan's reconstruction. He said Afghanistan had supported China's independent foreign policy of peace and adhered to the one-China principle.