» 08/29/2012, 00.00
CHINA - JAPAN - N KOREA
Beijing gets Tokyo and Pyongyang to talk, seeks truce with Japan
For the first time in four years, the governments of Japan and north Korea held talks in Beijing, formally on issues relating to Japan's occupation of the Korean Peninsula, informally on Pyongyang's nuclear programme. Beijing, which has accepted Japan's truce offer over the Diayou/Senkaku, was behind the meeting.
24/07/2008 NORTH KOREA
For Rice talks with Pyongyang on nuclear issue “positive”
In her first meeting with North Korea’s foreign minister US secretary of state reiterates the need for verification of the atomic disarmament process.
13/02/2007 CHINA – NORTH KOREA
“Nearly final” deal in Pyongyang nuclear talks
Diplomatic sources say the six-party talks under way in Beijing have already produced an accord that will be signed today. It provides for large oil supplies in exchange for the closure of nuclear reactors. Some of those involved have criticized the draft accord.
28/11/2006 CHINA NORTH KOREA
A year later Kim Jong-il's negotiator is back in Beijing
US, Russian, South Korean and Japanese representatives are already in the Chinese capital. Tokyo rules out multilateral dialogue whilst Washington sees direct talks with Pyongyang possible.
22/10/2008 NORTH KOREA –JAPAN
Pyongyang wants Japan removed from nuclear talks
A North Korean newspaper accuses the Japanese of creating “trouble” for the six-nation nuclear talks. Tokyo wants information about its missing citizens abducted by North Korea. For South Korean president, Kim Jong-il is still in charge despite rumours about his health.
19/07/2006 NORTH KOREA
Pyongyang orders mobilisation
US-South Korean proposal for five-way talks on North Korea's nuclear programme depends on what the Chinese decide.
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