Ministry of Foreign Affairs: calls on all parties to cherish the hard-won dialogue and ease the situation on the Korean Peninsula
Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, 14 Nov (Reporter Cheng Xin) Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said on 14 November that dialogue has always been the only effective means to promote a political settlement of the Korean Peninsula issue, and all parties should cherish the hard-won dialogue to ease the situation.
At a regular press conference on the same day, a reporter asked: the United States and South Korea will hold joint military exercises in mid-November, and the DPRK warned yesterday that if the United States insists on advancing the military exercises, it will face serious consequences. What is China's comment on this?
Geng Shuang said that dialogue has always been the only effective means to promote a political settlement of the peninsula issue. "We call on all parties to cherish the hard-won dialogue and ease the situation, firmly commit themselves to dialogue and consultation, show flexibility to each other, do more things conducive to enhancing mutual trust, and make constructive efforts to promote denuclearization and lasting peace on the peninsula."