Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon received the newly appointed
British Ambassador to the Republic of Korea Simon Smith at the Central
Government Complex in Seoul on April 11. They discussed the situation
on the Korean Peninsula and ways to cooperate with each other.
Minister Cho said that the Korean government will create momentum to
peacefully address the denuclearization issue on the occasion of the
upcoming inter-Korean summit meeting.
He also expressed appreciation to the British government for
supporting the Korean government’s policy on North Korea and showing
great interest in addressing the North Korean nuclear issue, and
expects that both countries will continue to work closely together in