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China Reaffirms ‘Deeply Rooted’ Ties With Pakistan Following Terror Attack

China's Ambassador to Pakistan, Jiang Zaidong, visited workers at the Dasu hydropower project one day after five of their colleagues were killed in a terrorist attack. Image via Xinhua.

The Chinese government mounted a coordinated response on Wednesday to this week’s terror attack in northwest Pakistan that killed five Chinese nationals and a local driver.

Within hours of Tuesday’s attack, Ambassador Jiang Zaidong flew to the Dasu hydropower project construction site to console grieving workers mourning the deaths of their colleagues.

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