Russia is claiming that North Kora is ready to have unilateral talks with the US, but the question is, is the US prepared to have those talks?
North Korea is ready to talk directly to the U.S. about “guarantees for its security” after trading threats of war with President Donald Trump, Russia’s top diplomat said.
“We are ready to take part in facilitating such negotiations,” said Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, offering the latest indication that Moscow sought to bill itself as peace broker in the spiraling crisis around North Korea’s nuclear ambitions.
The rogue state conducted a series of tests this year to declare itself capable of striking U.S. territory with nuclear missiles.
Speaking after having met U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Vienna on Thursday, Lavrov said he had made his American colleagues aware of Russia’s position, Russian state news agency RIA Novosti reported.
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