Pakistan and China remained stable neighbors during the last thirtyfive years. COMMON OBJECTIVE: to promote world peace and stability by maintaining the regional geo-political balance. Pakistan was the first Muslim country to recognize the new regime and establish diplomatic relations with her. Strategic and political considerations influenced the course of relation between both the countries. Pakistan supported China in United Nations and all international bodies/organizations. History taught Chinese people that they cannot live in peace so long as there is no peace in the neighboring countries.