Koreas to hold high-level talks in lead-up to summit
June 23 2018, 04:45 | Irvin Gilbert
North Korea has long been angered by joint military exercises between the two countriesEPA
The North on Saturday accepted the South's proposal to meet at Panmunjom, the Unification Ministry statement said.
Some 18 delegates from the three countries, including Choe Kang Il, a deputy director general for North American affairs at North Korea's foreign ministry, came to Finland earlier this week for a "track 2" conference amid a series of diplomatic encounters ahead of a possible US-North Korean summit.
Former assistant secretary of state Robert Gallucci and Christopher Hill attended a symposium on US-North Korean relations in NY on Thursday.
"Holding a North Korea-U.S. summit following a South-North Korea summit itself is a historical event". In fact, his decision was guided by many factors.
The North Korean leader, Kim reportedly understands that the drill needs to be continued.
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The team of government officials and experts arrived in Pyongyang via Beijing on Thursday for a three-day stay to check two venues for an art group's performances slated for March 31 to April 3.
Land was recently gifted to FEBC in South Korea to build a brand-new station, and already plans are moving forward in faith to begin prepping the land for construction and acquiring the necessary permits for this unprecedented opportunity to one of the most desperate parts of the world. It became evident when for the first time the North Korean and South Korean delegations marched together in the opening ceremonies under a unified Korean flag and Kim Yong, Kim Jong Un's sister, met South Korean President Moon Jae-in. The stronger the USA pressure, the stronger the DPRK (North Korea)... Subsequently, Kim also invited Moon to North Korea for a talk.
Then, through a South Korean envoy, Kim invited Trump to talks.
North Korea broke its silence March 21, 2018, on its surprise peace overtures, including a tentative summit between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un, while denying that USA pressure led to the breakthrough. South Korea has said that denuclearization will be on the agenda, but there has been no word from the Kim regime that it is willing to discuss giving up its prized nuclear program. Views expressed are personal.