Kerry on NKorea: US Would Not Rule Out Talks, But Only If Denuclearization Steps Taken

Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Tokyo today for the last leg of his Asia trip, reiterating the Obama administration's pledge to seek a "peaceful resolution" on the Korean peninsula, amid increasing unease about North Korean provocations in the region. Meeting with Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, Kerry said the U.S. would not rule out direct talks with North Korea, but would only consider such a move if Pyongyang took steps towards denuclearization, and agreed to negotiate in a...Full Story
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