now in related news the top diplomats of
South Korea and Japan sat down for talks in Chengdu on Tuesday ahead of the
bilateral summit that’s going to take place between their leaders scheduled
for this afternoon officials say Seoul’s foreign minister
Kang gangwar and her Japanese counterparts Toshi Mitsui Motegi met to
coordinate the agenda for the one-on-one between president moon and Japanese
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe a also on the table matters of mutual interest
including Tokyo’s export curbs and Seoul’s top court ruling ordering
Japanese firms to compensate the South Korean victims of wartime forced labor
the diplomats last met in Spain on the sidelines of last week’s asia-europe
meeting