• Kyodo


A group of Japanese lawmakers spoke Thursday with Chinese President Jiang Zemin, the first to meet Jiang since Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi’s controversial visit last month to Yasukuni Shrine.

During the talks at the Great Hall of the People, Jiang and members of the parliamentary league for Japanese-Chinese relations exchanged views on mending bilateral ties.

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