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Vice Unification Minister Chun meets with Susan Thornton, acting US Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs

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Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung met with Susan Thornton, acting US Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, at the Central Government Complex in Seoul on April 23. They discussed inter-Korean issues including the preparations for the upcoming inter-Korean summit meeting.
Vice Minister Chun said that the ROK government will discuss denuclearization and establishment of lasting peace on the Korean Peninsula, and development in inter-Korean relations at the inter-Korean summit.
Susan Thornton expressed hope for success in the inter-Korean summit and asked South Korea to continue to cooperate with the US as it is presently doing.
In response, Minister Chun emphasized that South Korea will work closely together with the US to ensure that the North Korea-US summit meeting, to be held after the inter-Korean summit, will be a success.

천해성 통일부 차관은 4.23(월) 정부서울청사에서 Susan Thornton 미국 국무부 동아태차관보 대행과 면담을 갖고, 남북정상회담 준비 상황 등 최근 남북관계 현안에 대해 의견을 교환하였습니다. 천해성 통일부 차관은 4.23(월) 정부서울청사에서 Susan Thornton 미국 국무부 동아태차관보 대행과 면담을 갖고, 남북정상회담 준비 상황 등 최근 남북관계 현안에 대해 의견을 교환하였습니다.