North Korea's Vice-Foreign Minister Ri Kil-Song, seen here in a 2015 file photo, arrived in Beijing on Monday. Photo: AFP North Korea's Vice-Foreign Minister Ri Kil-Song, seen here in a 2015 file photo, arrived in Beijing on Monday. Photo: AFP
North Korea's Vice-Foreign Minister Ri Kil-Song, seen here in a 2015 file photo, arrived in Beijing on Monday. Photo: AFP
North Korea

North Korean diplomat arrives in Beijing for first talks since Kim Jong-nam assassination

Visit comes as tension rises over Beijing’s ban on coal imports from North Korea

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North Korea's Vice-Foreign Minister Ri Kil-Song, seen here in a 2015 file photo, arrived in Beijing on Monday. Photo: AFP North Korea's Vice-Foreign Minister Ri Kil-Song, seen here in a 2015 file photo, arrived in Beijing on Monday. Photo: AFP
North Korea's Vice-Foreign Minister Ri Kil-Song, seen here in a 2015 file photo, arrived in Beijing on Monday. Photo: AFP
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