March 04, 2021

North Korea hopes to achieve “precious results” in inter-Korean talks: Ri

Chief delegate Ri Son Gwon suggests opening meetings to public as first talks in two years begin

North Korea's chief delegate to inter-Korean talks on Tuesday said he hopes dialogue will lead to the “first present of the new year and precious results” for people in both Koreas.

Meetings began on Tuesday morning at the Peace House in Panmunjom as requested by Seoul last week, and were originally proposed by DPRK leader Kim Jong Un in his New Year speech.