August 17, 2022

North Korea has other dialogue options than Seoul: statement

Pyongyang could be looking to improve relations with Beijing, possibly Trump: expert

Pyongyang said it has other dialogue partners than Seoul, a statement published on Friday by the nation's news agency reads, indicating a potential diplomatic transition towards China.

The statement, released by the spokesperson of the Korean Council for Reconciliation and Cooperation, was 1,500 words long and filled with criticism against South Korean President Park Geun-hye's June 15 speech, as well as justification for its nuclear program.