China says hopes for peace on Korean peninsula

Reuters News
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Posted: Sep 15, 2015 3:35 AM

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday it hoped "relevant parties" could do more to ensure peace and stability on the Korean peninsula.

Ministry spokesman Hong Lei made the comments at a daily news briefing after North Korea said it was working to improve its nuclear weapons "in quality and quantity".

(Reporting by Michael Martina; Writing by Ben Blanchard; Editing by Robert Birsel)