Special envoy ends N.Korean visit

Source:Global Times Published: 2017/11/20 18:04:04

The special envoy of Xi Jinping, General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, ends his 4-day visit to North Korea on Monday.

Song Tao met with leaders of the Workers’ Party of Korea and briefed them on the 19th National Congress of CPC. The two sides exchanged views on issues of mutual concern, including the Korean Peninsula issue. They also agreed to strengthen party-to-party exchanges and communications and boost Sino-North Korean ties. 

Song, head of CPC's International Department, met with the secretary of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea Choe Ryong Hae and former foreign minister Ri Su Yong.

He likewise visited the cemetery of the Chinese People's Volunteers in Hoechang, the largest of its kind in North Korea.

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