Axar.Az Logo

Japanese PM is ready to meet N. Korean leader

Home page World
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has reiterated his willingness to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un unconditionally to resolve the issue of Japanese nationals believed to have been abducted by Pyongyang decades ago. reports citing foreign media that Suga made the remark during a virtual seminar hosted by the Washington-based Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) following his summit meeting with President Joe Biden at the White House on Friday.

In the webinar, the Japanese prime minister said he is prepared to meet the North Korean leader with no conditions attached to address the resolution of the abductees issue and establishment of productive bilateral relations.

Suga also pointed out that North Korea has carried out ballistic missile test launches around 80 times since 2013, calling it a violation of UN Security Council resolutions and a threat to peace and stability in the region.

2021.04.17 / 10:32
See also

377 died of coronavirus in Russia over the past day

US, Ukraine agree to strengthen cooperation in defence

Russian troops still in, around Ukraine: NATO chief

5 civilians wounded in a bomb attack in Syria

Turkish foreign minister received by German president

Borrell doubts Kremlin wants de-escalation in Ukraine

Russian warship in Turkish waters

Romania: The Black Sea is becoming a NATO lake

From the Turkish DM to Latvia: We reject this decision!

Removal of all contractors from Afghanistan underway

Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla