They also praised "President Moon's consistent efforts to peacefully denuclearize
the Korean Peninsula," Moon's top security advisor Chung Eui-yong said, returning from his trips to the two countries to brief their leaders on the outcome of his March 5-6 visit to Pyongyang where he held unprecedented talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
North Korea) promised to denuclearize
, they've promised to stop nuclear-missile testing, and they've recognized that we're going to continue in our military exercises," Sanders told reporters in Washington, referring to upcoming joint military exercises between the US and South Korea at the end of the month.
Korea said it halted nuclear development, created a crisis hotline, while negotiations continue ahead of an April leadership summit and would be willing to denuclearize
if there was no threat to the regime.
Song requested Mongolia's efforts to persuade the North to denuclearize
itself in consideration of their traditional diplomatic ties, according to the ministry.
intelligence experts say Pyongyang believes it needs the nuclear weapons to ensure its survival and have been skeptical about diplomatic efforts, focusing on sanctions, to get Pyongyang to denuclearize
President Trump asked the United Kingdom to increase pressure on North Korea to denuclearize
We call on North Korea to refrain from actions that further destabilize the region and focus on what it needs to do, which is take concrete steps toward fulfilling its commitments and its obligations to denuclearize
," State Department spokesman Mark Toner told a daily press briefing.
They are now convinced, finally, that all the efforts of the United States and the United Nations to denuclearize
North Korea through dialogue, negotiations and economic sanctions have failed and will continue to fail.
The Six-Party Talks, comprising of the United States, China, Russia, Japan and two Koreas, to denuclearize
North Korea in exchange for aid have been stalled since late 2008.
and South Korean envoys on North Korea have met in Seoul to discuss efforts to denuclearize
Pyongyang, as well as a proposal by China for informal talks.
South Korea's chief nuclear envoy said Tuesday his government opposes talks for the sake of talks with North Korea in the absence of positive signs that it intends to denuclearize
, according to Yonhap News Agency.
should stop its nuclear threats first if it wants to denuclearize
the Korean Peninsula.