* Date : 2021-04-07
Foreign ministers of S. Korea and China held a meeting in Xiamen on April 3rd. The two nations’ post-meeting statements drew a mixed reaction as they appeared to show discrepancies in terms of the content. Although the two sides agreed they would further cooperate on various issues, China’s statement did not mention the possibility of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to Seoul, which was addressed in S. Korea’s statement. We bring in experts to scrutinize the issues and agendas discussed by the two nations and how they are reacting following the meeting.