Senior Chinese diplomat to visit North Korea as envoy of Xi

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U.S.—BEIJING (Reuters) - A senior Chinese diplomat will visit North Korea from Friday as a special envoy of Chinese President Xi Jinping, the government announced on Wednesday, amid continued tensions over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs.

Senior Chinese diplomat to visit North Korea as envoy of Xi. BEIJING (Reuters) - A senior Chinese diplomat will visit North Korea from Friday as a special envoy of Chinese President Xi Jinping, the government announced on Wednesday, amid continued tensions over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programmes.