• Kyodo, Reuters


Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi will meet with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during his two-day visit to Japan starting Tuesday, both governments said separately Monday.

Before meeting Abe on Wednesday, China’s top diplomat will hold talks Tuesday with Shotaro Yachi, Abe’s senior national security adviser, to discuss preparations for an upcoming summit of Japan, China and South Korea.

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