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N. Korean envoy meets China president: state media

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A North Korean envoy met China's President Xi Jinping on Friday and handed him a letter from leader Kim Jong-Un, Chinese state media reported, in a sign Pyongyang may be backing away from confrontation with the international community. 

A KCNA photo shows Choe Ryong-Hae (C), director of the Korean People's Army politburo, leaving Pyongyang airport to visit China on May 22, 2013. The North Korean envoy met China's President Xi Jinping in Beijing Friday and handed him a personal letter from leader Kim Jong-Un, Chinese state-run media reported.

Choe Ryong-Hae told Xi that North Korea is willing to take positive actions to solve problems through dialogue, the official Xinhua news agency said, after months of high tensions over Pyongyang's nuclear programme.

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