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U.S. intelligence chief in Seoul for talks on Pyongyang: media

05-30-2011 11:26 BJT

SEOUL, May 30 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper is in Seoul and has met with top South Korean officials over issues related to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), a local report said Friday.

Clapper, who arrived here last weekend, has met with foreign minister Kim Sung-hwan, defense minister Kim Kwan-jin and head of the National Intelligence Service, Won Sei-hoon, according to Yonhap News Agency.

Officials are expected to discuss top DPRK leader Kim Jong-il's recent visit to China and other issues concerning the country, according to Yonhap.


Editor:Du Xiaodan |Source: Xinhua

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