23 Feb '11, 2am

China FM to discuss N. Korea nukes with S. Korea: SEOUL: Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi was due in South K...

China FM to discuss N. Korea nukes with S. Korea: SEOUL: Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi was due in South K...

SEOUL: Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi was due in South Korea on Wednesday for talks expected to cover North Korea's newly disclosed uranium enrichment programme and other issues, officials said. Yang will meet his counterpart Kim Sung-Hwan and President Lee Myung-Bak during a two-day visit. A foreign ministry official told AFP the uranium programme was likely to be discussed. The nuclear-armed North last November disclosed an apparently operational uranium enrichment plant to visiting US experts, giving it a potential second way of making atomic bombs. Pyongyang claims the programme is for peaceful energy development but experts say it could easily be converted to produce weapons-grade uranium. Japan and South Korea have urged the United Nations Security Council to take up the issue with a view to possible punishment. China, the isolated North's sole major ally, oppo...

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