The statement by Kim Jo Jong is the site’s first official announcement North Korea Addressed to Washington since its accession Joe Biden Office. Headquarters. center President from the United States. The document was delivered the day before Secretary of State Anthony Blinken and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin arrived in Seoul, South Korea, for their first foreign policy talks.
North Korea responds to US contact attempts for the first time
Rzd United States of America He said he had been trying to establish diplomatic contact with North Korea for several weeks, to no avail. Relations between Kim Jong Un and the United States deteriorated in 2017, when Korea tested missiles designed to hit American cities. During his tenure, Donald Trump tried to establish contact with Kim, but was unsuccessful, he wrote BBC. Kim Jong Un held three meetings with Trump and exchanged a series of messages, but the nuclear-armed country ended the talks and its leader announced that it would not intervene until the United States abandons its hostile policies.
Pyongyang, the capital of North Korea, has ignored contact attempts by the United States since mid-February. The first response was a statement issued by Kim Joo Jung, in which she confirmed her dissatisfaction with the military exercises conducted by South Korea and the United States. It has expressed its opposition to these actions, and the Korean government has described them as preparations for the invasion.
It was a routine exercise, according to reports, Bo Seung-chan, a spokesman for South Korea’s Defense MinistryReuters“.
Kim Joo Jung: War training doesn’t go hand in hand with dialogue
If he wants to sleep peacefully for the next four years, then it is best to refrain from causing bad breath from the very first moments. (…) War exercises and hostility do not go hand in hand with dialogue and cooperation
– An excerpt from the statement by Kim Jo Jong. The woman threatened that North Korea would consider withdrawing from the inter-Korean military agreement, which aims to reduce tensions along the border, and to study whether the many organizations working with the South will be dissolved.
Secretary of State Anthony Blinken and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin are touring Asian countries this week to talk about foreign policy, among other topics. The Biden administration is about to finalize the North Korea policy review. Washington is considering whether the additional pressure on the country could improve the political situation.
Already in January, Kim Jong Un announced further nuclear armament and building “the strongest military force.”