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China seriously concerned by North Korean warnings on missile tests, nuclear war
April 19, 2017 / 7:45 AM / 7 months ago

China seriously concerned by North Korean warnings on missile tests, nuclear war

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday that it was seriously concerned by recent comments made by North Korean officials warning of further missile tests and the possibility of nuclear war.

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang points out a reporter to receive a question at a regular news conference in Beijing, October 27, 2015. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/Files

Addressing a regular press briefing, ministry spokesman Lu Kang added that China was resolutely opposed to any words or actions that could further raise tensions.

Reporting by Ben Blanchard; Writing by Philip Wen; Editing by Simon Cameron-Moore

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