State Councilor and Public Security Minister Guo Shengkun addresses the opening ceremony of a security cooperation dialogue on the Belt and Road Initiative, in Beijing, capital of China, May 4, 2017. [Photo/Xinhua]
BEIJING — A security cooperation dialogue on the Belt and Road Initiative, attended by officials from more than 20 countries, was held on May 4 in Beijing.
State Councilor and Public Security Minister Guo Shengkun attended the dialogue, saying, “We hope that all sides will foster the concept of common and cooperative security, and establish a security cooperation mechanism for the Belt and Road Initiative.”
Guo called for stepping up pragmatic cooperation in areas such as public security, anti-terrorism, and protecting overseas interests.
Participants attending the dialogue pledged to strengthen security cooperation with China for the Belt and Road Initiative.
The Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, which will be held from May 14 to 15 in Beijing, will see at least 28 heads of state and government.