Michael Kovrig

Li Keqiang, Shinzo Abe and Moon Jae-in

North East Asia Summit Signals Return to Cooperation

By Michael Kovrig 2018-05-27 21:21:38

Facing uncertain times in U.S. policy and a pivot to diplomacy from North Korea, leaders of China, Japan and South Korea met in Tokyo on May 9 to downplay historical grievances and show their support for denuclearization, trade and better relations. But underlying disputes could still resurface. What’s the significance of the 7th China-Japan-South Korea Trilateral Summit? The main purpose of the meeting was simply to showcase good vibes among the three leaders. Beijing, Tokyo and Seoul are trying to...

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