After meeting with President Donald Trump for a couple of days in Florida, Chinese President Xi Jinping flew to Alaska where he called Trump to tell him he is willing to work with US to end North Korea’s nuclear program. However, Jinping said that China would prefer to use peaceful means if at all possible.
Chinese President Xi Jinping told President Trump in a phone call Wednesday that Beijing is willing to work with Washington on ending North Korea’s nuclear weapons program, but wants to do so through peaceful means.
“Had a very good call last night with the President of China concerning the menace of North Korea,” Trump tweeted Wednesday morning.
Had a very good call last night with the President of China concerning the menace of North Korea.
Xi told Trump that China insists on peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula in the wake of the deployment of the USS Carl Vinson to the area and the conducting of the biggest-ever U.S.-South Korea military drills.