Kim Jong-il set to hold talks with Chinese leaders in Beijing

May 25th, 2011
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BEIJING, May 25 (Yonhap) — North Korean leader Kim Jong-il is expected to hold summit talks on Wednesday with Chinese President Hu Jintao on boosting economic ties and resolving Pyongyang’s nuclear programs, sources said.

Kim is also expected to touch on the sensitive issue of his hereditary power succession plan to try to win endorsement

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