China must use all resources available in order to convince North Korea to stop its threats and start working on denuclearization, US President Donald Trump told Chinese President Xi Jinping in a phone call on Wednesday, according to the White House said.

“President Trump emphasized the need for China to use all available levers to convince North Korea to end its provocations and return to the path of denuclearization,” the White House said in a press release on Wednesday.

Pyongyang launched a Hwasong-15 ballistic missile on Wednesday morning local time, which flew 950 kilometers (590 miles) and reached an altitude of 4,475 kilometers before landing in the Sea of Japan. – Sputnik