February 23, 2020

North Korea rejects South Korean calls for direct talks on Mount Kumgang issue
Pyongyang is insisting dialogue must take place through an exchange of documents, unification ministry says
North Korea has rejected the South Korean government’s Monday proposal for face-to-face talks to discuss pending issues over inter-Korean cooperation at Mount Kumgang, the Ministry of  Unification (MOU) said in a statement on Tuesday.The response came a day after the South Korean government formally suggested in-person working-level talks between the two sides, in a notice sent to the