Kim Jong-un meets senior Chinese official

NORTH KOREA (OBSERVATORY) –┬áNorth Korean media reported that leader Kim Jong-un met Saturday with the head of the International Relations Department of the Communist Party of China (CPC), Song Tao.

The two sides discussed issues of common concern and the international situation, while no details were given on the substance of the meeting and the issues discussed.

Some observers believe the two sides discussed nuclear disarmament ahead of the upcoming summit talks between the two Koreas, North Korea and the United States.

According to North Korean television channel, that Kim Jong-un expressed satisfaction with the nature of the relations between the two countries party, and stressed the importance of developing relations through enhanced cooperation and exchanges in various fields.

The TV reported that you accompany the Chinese official on his visit to North Korea, a Chinese art group in the framework of cultural cooperation between the two countries.