Pakistani Defense Minister to urge the Cabinet approved the procurement of Chinese submarine program
Data Figure: China’s Navy service in the early Yuan-class conventional submarines data for: Chinese Song-class submarines, the Navy
Global Network reporter Liang reported that, according to Pakistan’s local newspaper” Express News “in March 9, 2007, Pakistan’s Defense Minister that Pakistan is facing a “growing threat of the rise,” asked the Cabinet approved the purchase of China’s conventional submarine program. A Pakistani military official said that the joint development of conventional submarines for Pakistan, “pave the way.”
reported that in Pakistan the Cabinet meeting held in September, Defense Minister Mukhtar of the meeting was attended by cabinet members said that Pakistan Navy submarines and ships as inadequate is facing “critical military imbalance” . Another Navy official said, as time goes by, this strength of the gap will be exponentially expanded.
reported that the Cabinet members also learned that the Pakistani Army headquarters is seeking to buy submarines from China. Pakistan Navy will be signed with a Chinese authorities on this draft, as the two sides in the joint development of conventional submarines for the “first step.”