In a bid to maintain its profile on the North Korea nuclear issue, China has named veteran diplomat Ning Fukui as its deputy special representative for Korean affairs, sources said. Photo: EPA-EFE

Chinese diplomat gets key role on North Korean issues as Beijing fights to remain relevant

Ning Fukui, a former ambassador to South Korea and one of China’s representatives at the four- and six-party nuclear talks, joined foreign ministry this month

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In a bid to maintain its profile on the North Korea nuclear issue, China has named veteran diplomat Ning Fukui as its deputy special representative for Korean affairs, sources said. Photo: EPA-EFE
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