Only diplomacy can resolve tensions with North Korea – China

April 18, 2017 - 11:45 AM
China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi, seen here in Reuters file photo, met with his counterpart from North Korea on the sidelines of the ASEAN meetings in Manila, Yonhap news agency reported.

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Tuesday diplomatic means must be used to resolve tensions on the Korean peninsula, where North Korea has vowed to continue with its nuclear and missile programs in defiance of U.N. sanctions.

Wang, speaking at a news conference in Beijing, urged all sides to find a peaceful solution.