April 20, 2006

Bush urges China to use influence on N.Korea

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush on Thursday
urged Chinese President Hu Jintao to use his influence to help
resolve the conflict over North Korea's nuclear program.

"I continue to seek President Hu's advice and cooperation
and urge his nation to use its considerable influence with
North Korea to make meaningful progress toward a Korean
peninsula that is free of nuclear weapons," Bush said at an
arrival ceremony for Hu at the White House.