China - Korea

Chronology from May 2022 to Aug 2022

: 17th China-South Korea Meeting on Economic Cooperation is held virtually.

: South Korea’s Unification Minister Kwon Young-se and Chinese Ambassador Xing Haiming meet in Seoul.

: China and South Korea commemorate the 30th anniversary of diplomatic ties.

: Workers’ Party of Korea sends a “solidarity letter” to the Chinese Communist Party denouncing Pelosi’s Taiwan visit.

: Chinese and South Korean foreign ministers meet in Qingdao.

: Chinese and South Korean Foreign Ministers Wang Yi and Park Jin attend ASEAN meetings.

: North Korean Foreign Ministry through KCNA opposes Pelosi’s Taiwan visit.

: North Korea Defense Minister Ri Yong-gil sends a congratulatory message to Chinese counterpart Wei Fenghe marking the 95th anniversary of the PLA’s founding.

: Chinese Assistant Foreign Minister Wu Jianghao and South Korean Ambassador to China Chung Jae-ho meet in Beijing.

: Kim Jong Un expresses support for China-North Korea ties to commemorate the anniversary of the Korean War armistice.

: Chinese and South Korean nuclear envoys Liu Xiaoming and Kim Gunn hold telephone talks.

: South Korean Trade Minister Ahn Duk-geun and Chinese Ambassador to South Korea Xing Haiming meetin Seoul.

: Asiana Airlines resumes its Incheon-Beijing route in more than two years.

: South Korea beats China 3-0 in East Asian men’s football match.

: 10th round of China-South Korea FTA follow-up talks is held virtually.

: Foreign ministers Wang Yi and Park Jin meet in Bali on the sidelines of the G20 meeting.

: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi meets outgoing South Korean Ambassador Jang Ha-sung in Beijing.

: Seoul hosts the China-South Korea-Japan International Forum on Trilateral Cooperation.

: An illegal Chinese immigrant is caught attempting to cross the Korean sea border by boat.

: South Korean Coast Guard seizes a Chinese boat for illegal fishing in South Korean waters.

: Chinese and South Korean defense ministers meet on the sidelines of Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore.

: Chinese and South Korean nuclear envoys hold telephone talks.

: President Yoon Suk Yeol names Seoul National University Professor Chung Jae-ho South Korea’s Ambassador to China.

: South Korean Vice Foreign Minister Cho Hyun-dong and Chinese Ambassador Xing Haiming meet in Seoul.

: Yang Jiechi and South Korean National Security Advisor Kim Sung-han hold telephone talks.

: North Korean Vice Foreign Minister Pak Myong-ho expresses support for Xi Jinping’s new global security initiative.

: China and Russia block a UN Security Council resolution a day after North Korean missile tests.

: South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff reports that two Chinese and four Russian warplanes entered the Korean Air Defense Identification Zone without notice.

: Foreign Ministers Wang Yi and Park Jin hold virtual talks.

: South Korean media reports that North Korea has requested Chinese assistance on COVID-19.

: Vice President Wang Qishen leads a Chinese delegation to Yoon’s presidential inauguration ceremony in Seoul.

: Moon Jae-in and Chinese Vice President Wang Qishen meet in Seoul.

: Chinese Special Representative on Korean Peninsula Affairs Liu Xiaoming visits Seoul.

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