South Korea and US to Meet in October to Discuss N. Korea Threats

Seoul, – South Korea’s foreign and defense ministers plan to travel to Washington in October to meet their US counterparts for discussions on ways to better handle North Korea’s growing threats, South Korea’s Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se said Sunday.

In a TV program aired Sunday, Byung-se said foreign and defense ministers of the two countries will talk about specific measures to keep the North from intensifying its nuclear and missile ambitions. Officials from the two countries will also cooperate with the UN Security Council to ensure that N. Korea’s nuclear program would only grow if it is for developmental purposes only.

Source: Qatar News Agency