S Korea, US hold talks on N Korea's denuclearisation progress

Big News Network | March 15, 2019

Officials from South Korea and the United States met here on Thursday and discussed ways to dismantle North Korea's nuclear weapons programme, amid a layer of sanctions imposed on the communist country. The US-South Korea working group met for the first time after the last month's meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Hanoi, Vietnam, which ended in a stalemate with no agreement reached. The two sides "shared updates on efforts to achieve our shared goal of final, fully verified denuclearization, including through the implementation of United Nations Security Council resolutions," Yonhap News Agency quoted US State Department deputy spokesperson Robert Palladino as saying.

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Shows the Capitol Dome and the Interior Department Building in Washington, D.C., and flashes of offices in the Interior Building. Secretary of the Interior Chapman speaks. President Truman signs the Defense Production Act of 1950. Includes scenes of field and factory, coal mines, steel mills, and aerial views of Boulder Dam, Lake Meade Reservoir, irrigation channels at Bonneville, and electric power lines at Boulder and Parker dams.

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Shows the Capitol Dome and the Interior Department Building in Washington, D.C., and flashes of offices in the Interior Building. Secretary of the Interior Chapman speaks. President Truman signs the Defense Production Act of 1950. Includes scenes of field and factory, coal mines, steel mills, and aerial views of Boulder Dam, Lake Meade Reservoir, irrigation channels at Bonneville, and electric power lines at Boulder and Parker dams.

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