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China Premier says parties should seize chance to denuclearise Korean Peninsula - Xinhua

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi attend at their trilateral summit with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korea's President Moon Jae-in (not in picture) at Akasaka Palace state guest house in Tokyo, Japan May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/Pool

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Premier Li Keqiang said on Wednesday that concerned parties should seize the opportunity to promote denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula, the official Xinhua news agency said.

Xinhua said Li made the remarks during a trilateral meeting in Tokyo with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean President Moon Jae-in.

Reporting by Beijing Monitoring Desk; Editing by Darren Schuettler