September 23, 2020

In Pyongyang, Pompeo says U.S. “committed” to peace with North Korea

Secretary of State tells DPRK officials "we can work together" to resolve conflict on peninsula

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday told North Korean officials the U.S. government was "committed" to working with Pyongyang on achieving peace on the Korean peninsula.

Speaking in Pyongyang at a luncheon led by Kim Yong Chol, the head of the DPRK's United Front Department, the Secretary of State said the U.S. government was hoping to help resolve the longstanding conflict between the two countries.