DPRK

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Phone Call With Japanese Foreign Minister Kono

United States – The below is attributable to Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino: ‎ On January 20, Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke with Japanese Foreign Minister Kono to discuss next steps on DPRK engagement. Secretary Pompeo and Foreign Minister Kono reaffirmed our commitment to the final, fully verified denuclearization of the DPRK. Secretary Pompeo and Foreign … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Phone Call With Japanese Foreign Minister Kono

United States | Special Representative Biegun Travel to the Republic of Korea

United States – U.S. Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun will travel to Seoul December 19-21. Special Representative Biegun will meet with ROK Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs Lee Do-hoon and other ROK officials to further strengthen U.S.-ROK coordination on our shared objective of the final, fully verified denuclearization of … Continue reading United States | Special Representative Biegun Travel to the Republic of Korea

United States | Secretary Pompeo and Secretary Mattis’ Meeting with Canada’s Foreign Minister Freeland and Defense Minister Sajjan

United States – Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Secretary of Defense James Mattis hosted Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland and Canadian Minister of Defense Harjit Sajjan for policy discussions at the Department of State in Washington, D.C. on December 14. The four reviewed joint security initiatives in the United States, Canada, … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo and Secretary Mattis’ Meeting with Canada’s Foreign Minister Freeland and Defense Minister Sajjan

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Republic of Korea Unification Minister Cho

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Secretary Michael R. Pompeo met with ROK Unification  on November 16, 2018 in Washington, DC. They affirmed their commitment to close coordination during ongoing efforts to achieve the final, fully verified denuclearization of the DPRK as agreed to by Chairman Kim. Both sides also … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Republic of Korea Unification Minister Cho

United States | DPRK Maritime Insurance Workshop

United States – Today, the United States and the United Kingdom met with industry leaders from maritime insurance companies, commodity traders, and other relevant parties in London to discuss steps the private sector can take to prevent illicit shipping, trade, and other sanctions evasion activities that North Korea uses to generate revenue for its UN-prohibited … Continue reading United States | DPRK Maritime Insurance Workshop

United States | Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Lao Foreign Minister Saleumaxay

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan and Lao Foreign Minister Saleumaxay Kommasith met November 14 on the margins of the East Asia Summit in Singapore. The Deputy Secretary reaffirmed our ongoing commitment to the U.S.-Laos Comprehensive Partnership, and underscored our desire to continue … Continue reading United States | Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Lao Foreign Minister Saleumaxay

United States | Meeting With DPRK Officials

United States – Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo’s meeting with officials from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, scheduled for this week in New York, will now take place at a later date. We will reconvene when our respective schedules permit. Ongoing conversations continue to take place. The United States remains focused on fulfilling … Continue reading United States | Meeting With DPRK Officials

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Travel to New York City

United States – Secretary Pompeo will travel to New York City with Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun to meet with DPRK Vice Chairman of the Central Committee Kim Yong Chol on November 8. The Secretary and Vice Chairman Kim will discuss making progress on all four pillars of the Singapore Summit joint statement, including … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Travel to New York City