|Foreign Spokesperson Hong Lei's Remarks|
Q: It's reported that the DPRK has recently proposed high-level military talks with the ROK, and the latter has made positive response. How do you comment?
A: China always stands for and encourages peaceful settlement of Peninsula-related issues through dialogue and contact. We support and welcome the talks between the DPRK and the ROK to improve their relations and promote reconciliation and cooperation. It is our hope that the talks produce positive results.