New York

28 March 2018

Statement Attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Following the recent talks held in Beijing between the leaders of the People’s Republic of China and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), the Secretary-General welcomes the reported commitment by the DPRK to denuclearization. He views the latest positive developments as the start of a longer process of sincere dialogue, leading to sustainable peace and denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula.