- CNTV English - CCTV News

Chinese aid arrives in Pakistan

08-20-2010 17:18 BJT

Watch Video

Play Video

The second batch of humanitarian aid from China to Pakistan began arriving Thursday. The shipment contains relief materials for the flood-ravaged nation.

The aid shipment mainly consists of daily necessities, including 12-hundred tents, 30 tonnes of rations, almost 24-thousand blankets, and a thousand generators.

Medicine, bottled water and water purification equipment was also included. This batch of relief goods worth 50 million yuan will be completely delivered by Friday.

Liu Jian, Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan, said, "China is willing to help flood-hit Pakistanis to weather the unprecedented disaster. The Chinese people express our deepest sympathy towards our Pakistani friends."


Editor:Zhang Pengfei |Source: CNTV.CN

Hot Videos view more

The celebrations are still continuing as the victorious coach, Joachim Loew, has been honored for his achievement in his hometown of Freiburg.
Germany coach Loew honored in hometown of Freiburg

Chinese men´s national team continued its preparations for next year´s Asian Cup, as they managed a one-all draw against visitors Jordan during a football friendly in Harbin, the capital city of Northeast China´s Heilongjiang Province.
China held to 1-1 draw by Jordan

The defending world champs came into the contest with a perfect 6-and-oh record, but they would be in for a tough first half before opening things up in the second.
USA beat Slovenia 119-76 in quarter-finals

Hot Stories more

UK authorities believe killer of James Foley is a British national

Across the UK the hunt is on for James Foley’s killer, who authorities believe is a British national. As Richard Bestic reports from London, Prime Minister David Cameron cut short his summer break to lead his government’s response.

Israeli war jets renews Gaza strike as truce talks stalled

Three Palestinians were killed and 40 others wounded in the intensive Israeli war jets´ airstrikes on the Gaza city on Tuesday night, shortly before an end of a 24-hour ceasefire in the Gaza Strip,

Missouri police arrest dozens after violent night

As the protests in the town of Ferguson, Missouri turned violent with police facing ´heavy gunfire´ from some ´criminal elements´, cops fired tear gas, stun grenades and arrested 31 demonstrators on Monday night.

Picture in news more

More Video News

Choose TV Program