Gwadar port Status, According to India, "Indian Times" May 22 carried an article saying, Pakistani Defense Minister Mukhtar (Chaudhry Ahmed Mukhtar), said China has agreed to Palestinian requests, Pakistan and Singapore, once the Gwadar port on the operating agreement signed by one period, China will take over the Gwadar Port, "while the Palestinian side also pointed out the hope that China build naval base in Pakistan."
Indian media said, but this statement did not mention whether China is willing to wait until 2047 to take over Gwadar port. According to the Gwadar Port Authority and Singapore (GPA) on February 6, 2007 reached a licensing agreement Gwadar right to operate the next 40 years belongs to the Singapore Port Authority. This means that China really still waiting to take over the Gwadar port for 35 years.
Indian media said, Mukhtar said: "Pakistan appreciated the Chinese government aided Gwadar port, if China agreed to establish a naval base in Gwadar, Pakistan will be more grateful."
Indian media said on Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani (Yusuf Raza Gilani) end of the 4-day trip to visit China, the Mukhtar said in a statement: "Pakistan hopes that China build a naval base in Pakistan." Gilani's visit in China period, the Mukhtar said that China has agreed to strive for an early delivery of 50 aircraft to Pakistan, "Fierce Dragon" JF-17 Thunder fighter aircraft.
Indian media said the Palestinians hope that China provides loans for the construction of 4,400-ton frigates; the same time, we hope China can training submarine operators. Mukhtar said Premier Wen Jiabao Gilani also asked to consider the introduction of Pakistan People's Liberation Army "Fierce Dragon" fighter, which will benefit a large number of buses sold the planes to other countries.
In addition, Mukhtar also shows that China has agreed to provide the Palestinian side FC-20 (Pakistan's version of the F-10A) aircraft. Mukhtar hope, through the direction of the United States to convey a message: Pakistan's sovereignty should be respected. He said: "The Chinese government has helped the development of Pakistan, has been for us to solve problems."