Cooperation between S.Korea, Japan and China “completely restored”

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South Korean President Park Geun-Hye (C), Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (R) attend at a business summit in Seoul, South Korea, 01 November 2015. The leaders of South Korea, China and Japan held their first summit in more than three years on November 1, setting aside historical animosities and territorial disputes to focus on shared security and trade concerns.

The three East Asian world powers, Japan, South Korea and China had their first trilateral meeting in over three years.


Japan, South Korea and China had their first trilateral meeting on Sunday in over three years and the three countries issued a joint statement that their relation now is “completely restored.”

Even the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, former Foreign Minister in South Korea, welcomed the Summit Meeting which took place in Seoul, and lauded the leaders for resuming the trilateral meetings.

“He hopes that the resumption of the trilateral meeting format will reinforce the collabor...


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