Whatever obstacles remain in resolving the North Korean nuclear issue, China wants to be involved. Photo: Xinhua

US keeps China in loop on North Korea with briefing on Trump-Kim talks

  • US envoy Stephen Biegun says US ‘willing to improve communication and coordination’
  • Beijing says it supports efforts to find peace, though analysts say it will have little involvement in actual negotiations
Topic |   North Korea

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Whatever obstacles remain in resolving the North Korean nuclear issue, China wants to be involved. Photo: Xinhua
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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (left) and Chinese President Xi Jinping at their second meeting in six weeks in the Chinese city of Dalian. Photo: AFP

Xi Jinping calls for ‘timely’ easing of North Korea sanctions after Trump-Kim meeting

  • Chinese President Xi Jinping’s diplomacy in Pyongyang and Osaka may alter power dynamic on Korean peninsula
Topic |   North Korea

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (left) and Chinese President Xi Jinping at their second meeting in six weeks in the Chinese city of Dalian. Photo: AFP
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