An end-of-war declaration as a standalone measure cannot solve the fundamental cause of the standoff and mutual mistrust.
Both sides also agreed on the importance of working together to combat the rising menace of terrorism and violent extremism.
The law is the latest in a series of attempts by the US to get tough with China over its alleged systemic and widespread abuse of minorities.
The Japanese government has informally decided on a plan to send no cabinet ministers to the Beijing Winter Olympics.
A UN news report also quoted the experts as urging authorities to repeal the laws that target Kashmiri civilians and human rights activists.
During the meeting, the president heard a report from Lam on Hong Kong's current situation and the HKSAR government's work.
The dispute over the Pillar of Shame comes as Hong Kong authorities crack down on political dissent in the city.
As many as 28 MPs of the British Parliament have written a joint letter to the Indian High Commission.
Both sides will also accelerate discussions towards mutual recognition of vaccine passports for citizens of both countries to travel.
Dec 22 marks 20 years since the sinking of a North Korean spy ship off Amami Oshima, after a shootout with Japan Coast Guard patrol boats.