September 19, 2020

Progress with DPRK “far too slow,” Pompeo says after North’s missile launch

Secretary of State says U.S. is still working diligently "to try and get North Korea to denuclearize"

Update at 18:30 EST: This article has been updated to include comments from a former U.S. official.

The United States is working to convince North Korea to denuclearize, but progress has been "far too slow," U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday.