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Vice Unification Minister Chun meets with US Special Representative for North Korea Policy Joseph Yun

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2018-02-02
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Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung met with US Special Representative for North Korea Policy Joseph Yun at the Central Government Complex in Seoul on February 2. They discussed and exchanged views on inter-Korean issues including North Korea’s participation in the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games and the North Korean nuclear issue.

Vice Minister Chun laid out the preparations for the North’s participation in the upcoming PyeongChang Olympics and emphasized that the ROK will do everything it can to leverage the positive development in inter-Korean relations to further the dialogue on denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

Both sides reaffirmed that Seoul and Washington will closely work together to create a virtuous cycle in which improvement in inter-Korean relations facilitates resolution of the North Korean nuclear issue on the occasion of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.