China: Minister Wang Jiarui's Travel to the United States (Taken Question)

Taken Question
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
December 6, 2012

Question: A delegation led by Wang Jiarui, who was in North Korea last week visiting with Kim Jong-un, is in the States meeting with the Democratic and Republican parties. Is he set to have any meetings here in this building?

Answer: Wang Jiarui Minister of the Chinese Communist Party Central Committee’s International Department, is visiting the United States December 5-12 as part of the East-West Institute’s 5th U.S.-China High-Level Political Party Leaders Dialogue.

Minister Wang is scheduled to meet with senior State Department officials during his trip to Washington, DC.

PRN: 2012/1931