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Japanese FM to call for resumption of gas exploration talks with China

07-04-2011 15:09 BJT

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Chinese Foreign Minister, Yang Jiechi, has met his Japanese counterpart, Takeaki Matsumoto, in Beijing. The Japanese foreign minister is here for a two-day official visit. It is his first trip to China since taking office in March.

They are expected to discuss maritime issues, food exports from Japan to China after the nuclear crisis, and peace efforts on the Korean Peninsula.

Japan's Kyodo news agency says Matsumoto also intends to raise the issue of gas exploration in the East China Sea. It's thought he will call for the resumption of talks.





Editor:Li Wanran |Source: CNTV.CN

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