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N Korea at crossroads

North Korea and China discuss how to 'jointly' push denuclearization

Kim Jong Un, meeting with Xi, promises efforts for second US summit and breakthrough

BEIJING/TOKYO -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed how their countries could jointly push for talks regarding the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, state media reported on Thursday.

"The two leaders communicated deeply and candidly on jointly studying and steering the Korean Peninsula's political situations and denuclearization process," according to North Korea's state-run Korean Central News Agency.

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