President General Pervez Musharraf has congratulated China on the successful launching of first Chinese Lunar Orbiter.

President Musharraf said the launching is an outstanding example of China’s economic and technological modernization, a goal that China has pursued with admirable success since 1979.

“The people of Pakistan share this moment of happiness with our Chinese friends,” he added.

The President said, “I would like to avail this opportunity to wish the Chinese government successful completion of their future endeavours in space exploration, especially the plan for a manned mission to moon by 2020.”


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