New York

10 May 2018

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Japan-China-Republic of Korea Trilateral Summit

The Secretary-General welcomes the trilateral summit held between Japan, China and the Republic of Korea on 9 May in Tokyo, the support of the leaders of the three countries to the Panmunjom Declaration and their cooperation for the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.
 
The Secretary-General hopes that the joint resolve of the countries in Northeast Asia will strengthen the path to achieve lasting peace and prosperity in this region.
 
Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General