Teleconference between Director-General Kanasugi and Special Representative Wu
March 6, 2017
1. On March 6, Mr. Kenji Kanasugi, Director-General of the Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau, exchanged views with Ambassador. Wu Dawei, Special Representative of the Chinese government for Korean Peninsula Affairs via telephone.
2. Following the ballistic missile launches by North Korea on that day, Director-General Kanasugi and Special Representative Wu agreed to strongly urge North Korea to refrain from any further provocation and comply with the relevant United Nations Security Council resolutions and other international commitments. They exchanged views on the recent situation in North Korea, and also affirmed close coordination to ensure the strict implementation of relevant United Nations Security Council resolutions, including Resolution 2321.