Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, ahead of previous talks in New York last September. Photo: Kyodo Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, ahead of previous talks in New York last September. Photo: Kyodo
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, ahead of previous talks in New York last September. Photo: Kyodo

Japanese top envoy faces steep challenges on rare China visit

Foreign Minister Taro Kono arrives in Beijing this weekend, offering a rare chance for the two sides to build on positive momentum

Topic |   China-Japan relations
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, ahead of previous talks in New York last September. Photo: Kyodo Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, ahead of previous talks in New York last September. Photo: Kyodo
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono (left) with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, ahead of previous talks in New York last September. Photo: Kyodo
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