U.S. ready to restart talks with N. Korea, seeks denuclearization by 2021

By Lesley Wroughton and Hyonhee Shin WASHINGTON/SEOUL, Sept 19 : – The United States is ready to engage in talks with North Korea “immediately,” U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday, with the aim of completing North Korea’s denuclearization by January 2021. Pompeo’s announcement demonstrated the Trump administration’s apparent eagerness to seize on […]

U.S. ready to restart talks with North Korea immediately -Pompeo

By Hyonhee Shin and John Walcott SEOUL/WASHINGTON, Sept 19 : The United States is ready to restart negotiations with North Korea “immediately”, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday, with the aim of completing North Korea’s denuclearization by January 2021. Pompeo said he had invited North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho to […]

Leaders of two Koreas begin one-on-one summit to unlock nuclear talks

By Hyonhee Shin SEOUL, Sep 19 : Leaders of South and North Korea held one-on-one talks on the second day of their summit on Wednesday, aiming to announce steps to rekindle stalled negotiations on the North’s nuclear programme and deepen bilateral ties. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in kicked […]