Chinese leader XI Jinping believes that the situation on the Korean Peninsula tends to de-escalate, and “hard made” progress in this direction should continue. The Chairman of China, said the American President Donald Trump during today’s telephone conversation, according to Chinese state news Agency Xinhua.
Joint work on the solution to this problem “extremely important”, quoted Jinping, Reuters, and the denuclearization of the region “everyone will benefit”.
According to trump, the United States “is ready to strengthen communication and coordination” with China for the solution of the problem on the Korean Peninsula.
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Today, January 16, at the meeting of the Vancouver group will discuss the effectiveness of the sanctions against the DPRK. The summit will be Ministers of 20 countries – representatives of China and Russia. Their absence casts doubt on the effectiveness of such negotiations, analysts say.
In early January, representatives of North and South Korea met for the first time in two years. North Korea also agreed to send athletes to the winter Olympic games 2018 in the South.
9 November 2017 during talks trump and Jinping in Beijing an agreement was reached that the US and China will create a direct hot line to exchange information about the situation around the DPRK.
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