US, China have common interest in North Korea, Iran
US President Barack Obama and his Chinese counterpart Hu Jintao met on the sidelines of a global nuclear security summit in Seoul.
Seoul: US President Barack Obama on Monday told his Chinese counterpart Hu Jintao that both countries have an interest in addressing nuclear standoffs with Iran and China`s ally North Korea.
The leaders of the world`s two biggest economies met on the sidelines of a global nuclear security summit in Seoul.
Obama on Sunday urged Beijing to rein in North Korea instead of "turning a blind eye" to its nuclear defiance, and warned of tighter sanctions if the reclusive state goes ahead with a rocket launch next month.