July 11, 2020

North Korea, U.S. set to hold working-level negotiations on Saturday: MFA
U.S. State Department confirms talks set to take place "this week," though location unclear

Update at 22:05 KST: This article has been updated to include a response from the U.S. State Department, and further comments from an expert.

North Korea and the U.S. have agreed to begin working-level nuclear negotiations this coming Saturday, DPRK first vice foreign minister Choe Son Hui said in a statement on Tuesday.