Biden does not rule out a meeting with the North Korean leader

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US President Joe Biden has announced that he does not rule out, in principle, the possibility of a meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

During his current visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, Biden responded to a press question about the matter today, Saturday, saying that this step depends on whether Kim will act “honestly” and s he will take the matter “seriously”. .”

In a joint press conference with incoming South Korean President Yoon Seok-yeol, Biden stressed that the goal remains “the complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.”

This year, North Korea has tested several missiles capable of carrying nuclear warheads.

Former US President Donald Trump held three highly influential meetings with Kim between June 2018 and June 2019 to urge North Korea to reduce armaments.

Negotiations between the two parties ultimately failed.

Experts believe that Pyongyang continues to advance in its weapons program.

The United States and South Korea fear North Korea could test a missile or test a nuclear weapon during Biden’s visit to Seoul.

Biden’s visit to South Korea lasts three days; He is speaking as part of his first tour as President of the United States in Asia.

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