A file picture of China’s ambassador to the US, Cui Tiankai. He says it is wrong for the US to expect China to take the lead in reining in North Korea. Photo: Alamy

China rejects US demand to cut oil exports to North Korea

China’s ambassador to Washington says America needs to come to the negotiating table to help end the crisis over Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons programme

Topic |   North Korea nuclear crisis

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A file picture of China’s ambassador to the US, Cui Tiankai. He says it is wrong for the US to expect China to take the lead in reining in North Korea. Photo: Alamy
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