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Xi accepts Kim’s invitation to visit North Korea
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Xi accepts Kim’s invitation to visit North Korea

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Pyongyang, Jan 10: Chinese President Xi Jinping has agreed to make his first official visit to North Korea, since leader Kim Jong-Un took power more than seven years ago.

Xi accepted "with pleasure" Kim's invitation to visit the country at a convenient time when they held summit talks in Beijing on Tuesday and informed Kim of his visit plans, the North's official Korean Central News Agency said. Details of the plan were not immediately made public.

This year also marks the two countries' 70th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations. (UNI)