ISLAMABAD - Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, General Khalid Shameem Wynne, who is currently visiting China, has met the senior civil and military leadership of Peoples Republic of China (PRC). According to ISPR, the Chairman JCSC co-chaired the 8th round of defence and security consultations with General Chen Bingde, Chief of General Staff Peoples Liberation Army. The dialogue covered the complete gamut of security issues evolving geo-strategic situation in the region. General Khalid Shameem Wynne presented Hilal-e-Pakistan to General Chen Bingde in an impressive ceremony held at PLAs headquarters, an honour, conferred upon him by the President of Pakistan in recognition of his meritorious services in enhancing the bilateral cooperation between two armed forces. General Khalid Shameem Wynne also called on Xi Jinping, Vice President of PRC. All facets of mutual cooperation between two countries and evolving security situation in the region were discussed. The renewed importance of strong Pak-China friendship for promoting stability in the region was also reiterated in unequivocal terms. Earlier, the chairman held talks with General Liang Guanglie, Chinese Minister of National Defence, and defence industries leadership. The chairman reviewed the progress on the ongoing defence projects at SASTIND (defence industrial complex) and expressed complete satisfaction and understanding on the defence cooperation. The leadership of both the countries showed common resolve and appreciation for each countrys role in promoting stability in the region. The chairman also interacted with Chinese media at Beijing.