May 22, 2024

N. Korea to allow international observation of nuke test site dismantling: Seoul

Blue House also says Pyongyang to return to Korean Standard Time

North Korea will allow international observation of the dismantling of its Punggye-ri nuclear test site in May, South Korea’s Presidential Blue House said on Sunday.

In comments reportedly conveyed to South Korean President Moon Jae-in by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a historic summit between the two on Friday, Seoul was reportedly informed the DPRK planned to dismantle its northern nuclear test ground in May.

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