North Korea said the ball was now in Washington’s court, and warned Washington that it would wait only until the end of the year for the United States to change course.
“The negotiations have not fulfilled our expectation and finally broke off,” Kim told reporters through an interpreter.
North Korea fired what appeared to be a submarine-launched ballistic missile, Seoul said Wednesday, just days before Washington and Pyongyang were set to resume long-stalled nuclear talks.
The two sides agreed to have 'preliminary contact' on October 4
North Korea denounced US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as an obstruction to nuclear negotiations on Wednesday, days before President Donald Trump visits Seoul while talks with Pyongyang are deadlocked.
President Emmanuel Macron said Thursday that his goal of "regional peace" would require new negotiation
Describing Pompeo as “reckless” and immature, the foreign ministry said it wanted him replaced by another interlocutor
SEOUL: South Korean President Moon Jae-in travels to Pyongyang this week for his third summit with Kim Jong Un, looking to break the deadlock in nuclear talks between North Korea and the United States. Moon —whose own parents fled the North during the 1950-53 Korean War —flies north on Tuesday for a three-day trip, following in the footsteps of his predecessors Kim Dae-jung in 2000 and mentor Roh Moo-hyun in 2007. No details of the programme have been announced but Pyongyang is likely to pull out all the stops to…
US President Donald Trump pulled the plug on his top diplomat's upcoming trip to North Korea -- and took a swipe at China over stalled efforts to disarm Kim Jong Un's regime.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo insisted that two days of talks with his North Korean counterpart on dismantling Pyongyang's nuclear arsenal had been "very productive".