PYONGYANG – North Korea threatens with the resumption of its controversial nuclear program if the United States is the strict sanctions against the country are not lifting.
Kim Jong-un, president of South Korea.
The U.S. “had better stop their self-destructive action of pressure” on North Korea, said a spokesman of the ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The sanctions hinder South Korea in the efforts to find cooperation with the North. Previously said the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un all that “vicious” sanctions the development of North Korea stand in the way.
The note comes a week before the American minister of Foreign Affairs Michael Pompeo met with a high North Korean official to discuss the details around a second summit between Kim and the U.s. president Donald Trump.