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In Call to Trump, Chinese Leader Urges Restraint over N.Korea

Signs suggest that Pyongyang could soon conduct its sixth nuclear test since 2006

President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping pause for photographs at Mar-a-Lago, Friday, April 7, 2017, in Palm Beach, Florida, photo: AP/Alex Brandon
8 months ago

WASHINGTON – Chinese President Xi Jinping is urging restraint in the face of a possible nuclear test by North Korea.

Xi’s call to President Donald Trump also comes as U.S.’s United Nations envoy warns of a strike if Pyongyang attacks a U.S. military base or tests an intercontinental ballistic missile.

Signs suggest that Pyongyang could soon conduct its sixth nuclear test since 2006 or the latest in a rapid series of missile tests. The North is seeking to develop a nuclear-tipped missile that could reach the U.S. mainland.

In Washington, the Trump administration has invited the entire 100-member Senate for a briefing Wednesday on the escalating crisis. Adding to the atmosphere of animosity, officials say North Korea has detained a third U.S. citizen, a 58-year-old accounting teacher.

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