This combo photo shows South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono. (PHOTOS / AFP)
TOKYO - Japan's foreign minister Taro Kono will meet his South Korean counterpart, Kang Kyung-wha, in Beijing on Wednesday, a Japanese foreign ministry official said on Monday, amid deteriorating relations between the two East Asian countries.
The talks will come during a trip to Beijing from Tuesday until Thursday for a meeting with their Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, the first such trilateral gathering in three years.
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