North Korea's U.N. envoy says denuclearisation off negotiating table with United States
UNITED NATIONS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea’s ambassador to the United Nations said on Saturday that denuclearisation is off the negotiating table with the United States and lengthy talks with Washington are not needed, the starkest statement yet emphasizing the gulf between the two sides ahead of a year-end deadline set by Pyongyang.
North Korea says it has carried out a "very important test" at its long-range rocket launch site pic.twitter.com/e1ovMoWCV4— TRT World Now (@TRTWorldNow) December 8, 2019
North Korea said denuclearization talks with the United States were "out of the negotiation table," while slamming European UN Security Council members who had recently denounced its "provocative" ballistic missile launches https://t.co/6KWvYJSrz3— AFP news agency (@AFP) December 7, 2019
North Korea is threatening to send the U.S. a ‘Christmas gift’ unless the two nations can broker a nuclear deal pic.twitter.com/4Vm6Oomkab— NowThis (@nowthisnews) December 7, 2019
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