Monday, 5 September 2016 12:51 GMT
BEIJING, Sept 5 (Reuters) – Chinese President Xi Jinping told Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday that Japan should “exercise caution in its words and deeds” on the South China Sea issue, China’s state news agency Xinhua reported.
Xi and Abe met on the sidelines of a summit of G20 leaders in the Chinese city of Hangzhou. (Reporting by Ben Blanchard; Writing by John Ruwitch; Editing by Robert Birsel)
China’s Xi tells Japan’s Abe both nations should put ties back on track: Xinhua
BEIJING – China and Japan should “put aside disruptions” and propel their relations back on the track of normal development as soon as possible, Chinese President Xi Jinping told Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, state news agency Xinhua said.
The comments were made during a meeting of the two leaders at the G20 summit in China’s eastern city of Hangzhou on Monday. REUTERS
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