French President Jacques Chirac meets Tuesday with China's foreign minister to discuss Iran's nuclear program, possible U.N. reform and North Korea, officials said.
Li Zhaoxing, on a two-day visit to Paris, also meets with other top officials, including his French counterpart and the head of France's National Assembly, the Foreign Ministry said.
The visit was part of a "global strategic partnership" between the two countries, and was to include discussions on new bilateral economic and cultural projects, the ministry said.
Li also has a working dinner with Foreign Minister Philippe Douste-Blazy and also meets with Cooperation and Development Minister Brigitte Girardin, reports the AP.
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