China's Xi speaks with new South Korean president about North Korea

Reuters News
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Posted: May 11, 2017 12:56 AM

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke with South Korea's new liberal President Moon Jae-in on Thursday about the North Korean nuclear issue, state television said.

China was willing to keep working hard with all parties including South Korea for the peace and prosperity of the Korean peninsula, Xi told Moon, according to the report.

(Reporting by Ben Blanchard; Editing by Paul Tait)