ISLAMABAD - Chinese embassy on Friday hosted a reception here at a local hotel to celebrate the 87th anniversary of the founding of Chinese People's Liberation Army.

The reception was hosted by the military, naval and air attaché Maj Gen Qi Huajun. Apart from Chairman joint chiefs of staff committee and naval chief, a large number of senior officers from armed forces of Pakistan and diplomats attended the reception. The US ambassador and British high commissioner, senior government functionaries and members of parliament also attended the ceremony.