TASS, March 30. The consultant of the DPRK Foreign Ministry criticized US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, who referred to as for continued financial sanctions, stressing that these statements don’t contribute to the resumption of dialogue between the international locations. This is reported on Monday Korea Central Telegraph Agency (CCAC).
“No matter how wonderful and strong the relations between the leaders of our two countries may be, in the absence of real changes in the US policy towards the DPRK, we will perceive the calls of the American side for negotiations as tricks aimed at preventing us from taking the chosen path” – CTAK quotes the phrases of an official from the DPRK Foreign Ministry, who oversees relations with the United States.
The report additionally emphasizes that Pompeo’s statements damage the outcomes beforehand achieved by President Donald Trump in relations with the DPRK. Such rhetoric undermines North Korea’s confidence in the necessity to resume negotiations with the United States, a North Korean official famous.
At a briefing on March 25 after talks between the G7 international ministers in a video convention, Secretary of State Michael Pompeo referred to as on the world neighborhood to push the DPRK to return to negotiations by sustaining financial sanctions and strain.
The Russian Foreign Ministry beforehand famous that the problem of lifting unilateral sanctions is especially related within the context of the speedy unfold of coronavirus an infection. On March 26, Russia submitted to the UN General Assembly an initiative to undertake a decision to hitch international locations in combating the coronavirus pandemic, which, particularly, proposes to desert commerce wars and apply unilateral sanctions bypassing the UN Security Council.