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Traditional friendship between China and North Korea represents “valuable wealth” for his or her individuals, China stated after its particular envoy met a high-ranking North Korean official, however there was no point out of the disaster over North Korea’s weapons.
Song Tao, who heads the ruling Chinese Communist Party’s worldwide division, is visiting Pyongyang to debate the result of the lately concluded Communist Party Congress in China, at which President Xi Jinping cemented his energy.
In a short badertion dated Friday however reported by Chinese media on Saturday, the worldwide division stated Song, who’s there representing Xi, reported to North Korean official Choe Ryong Hae the result of the congress.
Song and Choe additionally talked about relations between their events and nations, the division stated.
“They said that the traditional friendship between China and North Korea was founded and cultivated by both countries former old leaders, and is valuable wealth for the two peoples,” it stated.
“Both sides must work hard together to promote the further development of relations between the two parties and two countries to benefit their two peoples.”
The division made no point out of North Korea’s nuclear or missile programmes, that are strongly opposed by China.
The North’s official KCNA information company stated Song knowledgeable Choe about China’s 19th National Congress “in detail”, and pressured China’s stance to steadily develop the historically pleasant relations between the 2 events and nations.
Song arrived on Friday however it isn’t clear how lengthy he might be in North Korea.
China has repeatedly pushed for a diplomatic resolution to the disaster over North Korea’s improvement of nuclear weapons and missiles to hold them, however in latest months it has had solely restricted high-level exchanges with North Korea.
The final time China’s particular envoy for North Korea visited the nation was in February final 12 months.