China had also expressed its desire to work on the remaining portion of the 80km pipeline from Gwadar to connect it with the Iranian border.
At a time when world is heading for an energy crisis, alliances for acquisition of energy or its opposition is natural. The Iran–Pakistan gas pipeline, also known as the Peace pipeline, or IP Gas, is also once such project. At present, it aims to deliver natural gas from Iran to Pakistan. Its length is estimated 2,775-kilometre (1,724 mi) Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline is a much delayed project between the two countries. The pipeline has already been completed on the Iranian side while the d