April 10, 2019

Moon Jae-in looks to revive nuclear talks with Donald Trump

Featuring Duyeon Kim

Source: Financial Times

Journalists Song Jung-a, Aime Williams

South Korean president Moon Jae-in will meet his US counterpart Donald Trump on Thursday for their first meeting since the failed Hanoi summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in a desperate effort to revive stalled nuclear talks.

The two leaders will search for ways to break the impasse between the US and North Korean negotiating positions — the US-North Korea summit fell apart in February over Pyongyang’s demand that sanctions be dropped in return for dismantling just some of its nuclear facilities.

Read the full article and more in the Financial Times.

Authors

  • Duyeon Kim

    Adjunct Senior Fellow, Asia-Pacific Security Program

    Duyeon Kim is an Adjunct Senior Fellow with the Asia-Pacific Security Program at the Center for a New American Security (CNAS). Her expertise includes the two Koreas, nuclear ...