DPRK

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

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke by phone today with Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland. The two congratulated the U.S., Canada, and Mexico teams on reaching a successful conclusion to the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement. Secretary Pompeo also expressed thanks to Canada for maintaining sanctions pressure … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland

United Stats | Remarks With Traveling Press

United Stats – QUESTION: So how close are you guys on the logistics for a second summit? SECRETARY POMPEO: Pretty close. QUESTION: Like, so an announcement should be — SECRETARY POMPEO: Hard to know. Hard to know. Sometimes that last issue is hard to close. But we’re getting pretty close. Yeah. QUESTION: Okay. You want … Continue reading United Stats | Remarks With Traveling Press

United Stats | Secretary Pompeo’s Meetings in Beijing, China

United Stats – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: On October 8, Secretary of State Pompeo met separately with Member of the Political Bureau and Director of the Office of the Foreign Affairs Commission of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China Yang Jiechi and State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang … Continue reading United Stats | Secretary Pompeo’s Meetings in Beijing, China

United States | Assistant Secretary Christopher A. Ford Travels to Singapore, Vietnam, and Thailand

United Stats – Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation Christopher A. Ford will travel to Singapore, Vietnam, and Thailand October 9-12, 2018. In Singapore, he will emphasize the importance of counterproliferation and the DPRK pressure campaign, and the need for full implementation of United Nations Security Council resolutions and sanctions. Assistant Secretary … Continue reading United States | Assistant Secretary Christopher A. Ford Travels to Singapore, Vietnam, and Thailand

United States | Secretary Pompeo Chairs UN Security Council Ministerial on the DPRK

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Secretary Michael R. Pompeo chaired a UN Security Council meeting to discuss efforts to achieve the final, fully verified denuclearization of the DPRK. Secretary Pompeo said he would travel to Pyongyang to make continued progress on the four commitments President Trump and Chairman Kim … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo Chairs UN Security Council Ministerial on the DPRK

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With DPRK Foreign Minister Ri

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Today, Secretary Pompeo met with Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea in New York. Secretary Pompeo accepted Chairman Kim’s invitation to travel to Pyongyang next month to make further progress on the implementation of the commitments from the … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With DPRK Foreign Minister Ri