Putin reiterated Russia’s rejection of the nuclear status of the DPRK


RIA Novosti

Moscow does not recognize the nuclear status of Pyongyang. About said Russian President Vladimir Putin after talks with South Korean counterpart mun Jae-Another in the fields of the Eastern economic forum (WEF) on Wednesday, September 6, the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.

“Confirmed Mr moon Jae-Inu our fundamental position that we do not recognize North Korea’s nuclear status,” — said the head of state.

He stressed that the nuclear missile program of North Korea is a violation of the resolutions of the UN Security Council and poses a threat to security in the region. Moscow, Putin said, condemned the latest missile launches in the country.

The Russian leader emphasized that to solve the North Korean problem with sanctions is impossible, urging not to “succumb to emotions and [not] to drive North Korea into a corner.”