The head of the DPRK delegation expects valuable results from the talks with Seoul
The head of the DPRK delegation in the negotiations with the Republic of Korea Ri son Gwon expressed hope that the dialogue will bring significant results and improve the relations of the parties. He stated before the meeting at the Ministerial level.
As transfers TASS, the first round of negotiations held on January 9 at the border point Panmunjom. This is the first inter-Korean talks since December 2015. It is expected that the parties will discuss practical steps to improve relations between the two countries and the participation of the national team of Korea in the winter Olympics in 2018 in Pyeongchang.
“I hope that negotiations will bring results,” he turned Ri son Gwon to the Minister of unification from South Korea Jo Myong-Gum.
On 7 January, North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN ordered the creation of the necessary conditions for the restoration of dialogue with South Korea and urged “not to rake up the past”.