China has welcomed US-North Korea talks and expressed hope that the United States and North Korea can reach an agreement on a peace deal.

Talking to newsmen in Beijing, Chinese State Councilor Wang Yi said the top leaders of two countries can dispel interference, establish mutual trust and overcome difficulties. They can reach a basic consensus on promoting and achieving the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.

Russia, Japan, South Korea and other countries have welcomed the US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim’s joint statement after the meeting .