Xinhua news agency, Islamabad, August 13 (reporter Liu Tian Jiang Chao) – the handover ceremony of 1000 ventilators from China’s assistance to Pakistan was held at Islamabad International Airport on August 13. Mohamed afzar, director of Pakistan’s National Disaster Management Bureau, expressed his gratitude to the Chinese government and people. At the handover ceremony, afzar said that the Chinese government and people have provided Pakistan with continuous and substantial assistance in fighting the new outbreak, helping Pakistan effectively prevent and control the epidemic. In addition, China has also actively helped Pakistan cope with the locust disaster effectively. All these have injected new connotations into Pakistan China friendship. Yao Jing, Chinese ambassador to Pakistan, said that the Chinese government attaches great importance to supporting Pakistan in its fight against the epidemic. China Pakistan cooperation in fighting the epidemic fully demonstrates that unity and cooperation are powerful weapons to overcome global challenges. According to the statistics of the Chinese Embassy in Pakistan, since this year, the Chinese government has provided Pakistan with seven batches of anti epidemic materials, including masks, protective clothing, detection reagents, ventilators, goggles, surgical gloves and temperature measuring guns, weighing more than 106 tons.