February 06, 2023

Analysis: What outcome can we expect from inter-Korean talks?

Analysts, observers uncertain that talks can lead to major accord

Inter-Korean talks have since ended, resulting in an accord which will see North Korea express "regret" for the mine incident and South Korea stop loudspeaker broadcasts from Tuesday.

As marathon inter-Korean talks appeared close to winding up early Tuesday morning, analysts told NK News they believed there was little chance Pyongyang would apologize for the mine incident at the root of current negotiations.