Japanese, Chinese foreign ministers arrive n Washington

Washington, Chinese and Japanese foreign ministers arrived in Washington to hold talks with their American counterpart amid diplomatic momentum ahead of the much-awaited summit, which will be held next month between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump.

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will hold a key meeting with US State Secretary Mike Pompeo. Meanwhile, three US senior officials are paying visits to East Asian countries.

US International Development Agency (USAID) President Mark Greene arrived in South Korea on an official visit. US State Department Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Carl C. Risch will also visit China and South Korea. US State Department Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Political-Military Affairs Tina Kaidanow is also planning to visit Japan and Singapore in June.

Source: Bahrain News Agency