Kenichiro Sasae, chief Japanese negotiator to the six-party
talks on the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue, arrived in Beijing
Sasae, who is director-general for Asian and Oceanian Affairs of
Japanese Foreign Ministry, is to attend the working group meeting
on the denuclearization of Korean Peninsula and the sixth round of
The other senior official Japan sent to attend the upcoming
sixth round of the six-party talks is Suda Akio, Japanese
ambassador in charge of the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue.
Suda Akio arrived in Beijing on March 14.
(Xinhua News Agency March 17, 2007)