China says will work with South Korea towards denuclearization on Korean peninsula

BEIJING (Reuters) - China and South Korea will work towards denuclearization on the Korean peninsula, the Chinese foreign ministry said in a statement on Wednesday. China and South Korea will continue to use diplomatic means to address the Korean peninsula issue, according to the statement. The statement came following a meeting in Beijing on Tuesday between Lee Do-hoon, South Korea's representative for six-party nuclear talks, and his Chinese counterpart, Kong Xuanyou. (Reporting by Ryan Woo; Editing by Michael Perry)