But Chinese officials share Washington's opposition to Pyongyang's development of its nuclear arsenal and long-range missile programs.
China's new special envoy for North Korea, Kong Xuanyou, is not believed to have visited the country since assuming the job in August.
North Korea 'sentences Trump to death' for calling Kim Jong-Un 'fat'
Song's visit, however, will more likely be about small steps than big successes.
When being asked if these "issues of common concern" involves North Korea's nuclear program, Geng didn't give a direct reply, but insisted that it's a traditional practice for China to send envoys to other socialist countries after the CCP's national congress. So the briefing aspect is largely a formality.
According to Xinhua, Song will officially be informing the North Korean Workers' Party of the outcome of their Chinese counterparts 19th Party Congress in October, where Chinese President Xi Jinping was given a second term as leader and solidified his power. So flashy breakthroughs on that front aren't likely.
China has repeatedly pushed for a diplomatic solution to the crisis, but in recent months it has had only limited high-level exchanges with North Korea.
North Korea suggested Wednesday it may be open to giving up its nuclear weapons, but only if the USA did so first.
"I try so hard to be his friend", tweeted Trump, seemingly oblivious that his use of mocking nicknames like "little rocket man" and threats to "totally destroy" North Korea may have left Kim less inclined to be Trump's pal.
Just before posting its article announcing Song's visit, KCNA, the North's official news agency, called Trump "an old lunatic, mean trickster and human reject".
Google pays tribute to the hole puncher The series of crisp, identical holes it produces, creating a calming sense of unity among an otherwise unbound pile of loose leaf. The irony of Google celebrating a tool that it's doing more than anyone else to make obsolete shouldn't be lost on anyone.
ESPNU will air the 2017 NCAA Men's College Cup at Talen Energy Stadium in Philadelphia, with semifinal games at 6 and 8:45 p.m. This marks the first trip to the NCAA tournament for UNO since the men's soccer program was started in 2011.
According to the release from the University, Peoples brings extensive experience to the interim director of Athletics role. Demirel said Long was a driving force behind a $160 million expansion to Fayetteville's Donald W.
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Sometimes the trailer or the film is so nice that everyone comes out and says great we have a film like this here. However, they would do so after the film is passed by the Censor Board. "We have regressed.
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Hezbollah has said Saudi Arabia forced Hariri to resign in order to bring down his coalition government, which includes the group. Bahaa Hariri's name has been mentioned in Lebanese media reports as a possible Saudi-backed candidate to replace his brother.
Gates III have been indicted by Mueller's fishing expedition for wrongdoings like tax evasion that are unrelated to the campaign. Podesta is the brother of Clinton campaign chairman and Center for American Progress founder John Podesta.
In that video , he said that five years ago Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan , and Sidharth Malhotra joined the Dharma family. Dhadak is reportedly a remake of Rinku Rajguru and Akash Thosar starrer, Sairat , which is 2016 hit Marathi film.
Loftus-Cheeks' Crystal Palace head to the Hawthorns to face West Brom when the Premier League resumes again on Saturday. Chelsea will hope that Loftus-Cheek can return to the club a much improved player.
They include the ESO's 39-metre Extremely Large Telescope under construction in Chile which is due to begin operating in 2024. This planet, which lies only 11 light-years from Earth, was found by a team using ESO's planet-hunting HARPS instrument.
Ezekiel Elliott withdraws appeal, will serve 6-game suspension
Circuit Court of Appeals threw out Elliott's initial lawsuit because it was filed before Henderson issued his appeal ruling. Jones said after last week's loss to Atlanta he is not anxious about his running back being away from the team for so long.
Duterte offers to hold human rights world summit
Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang (left) with US President Donald Trump (right) in the central Vietnamese city of Danang on Friday. President Duterte has previously admitted to throwing a man out of a helicopter , and shooting people while mayor of Davao .