Wang Yi

China says North Korea situation shows importance of Iran nuclear deal: state media

Reuters – The recent tensions on the Korean peninsula underlined the importance of the Iranian nuclear deal, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said, according to state radio on Thursday.

China supports and safeguards the Iranian nuclear deal, Wang said in a meeting on Wednesday at the United Nations in New York between the foreign ministers of Iran and the six world powers that negotiated the deal, according to China National Radio.

Reporting by Philip Wen; Editing by Paul Tait