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N Korea 'very willing' to hold peace talks with U.S.: S Korea

N Korea 'very willing' to hold peace talks with U.S.: S Korea

The US still wants South Korea to be part of a united front in dealing with what it sees as a potentially risky adversary.

The White House said its sanctions would continue.

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On Friday, Washington announced its largest package of sanctions yet on North Korea, and Trump warned of a "phase two" that could be "very, very unfortunate for the world" if the steps did not work - an apparent reference to military options his administration says remain on the table. Trump followed up Monday.

Responding to the meeting, the U.S. State Department said improved relations between South and North Korea hinged on resolving Pyongyang's nuclear program.

On Sunday, North Korean state media accused the United States of provoking confrontation on the Korean peninsula with the sanctions, according to Reuters.

Diplomacy and sport went hand in hand at the start of the Olympics as well, when a different North Korean delegation including Kim Yo Jong, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, was on hand for the opening ceremony.

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"I think it horrified a lot of his countrymen by the way", he notes.

But experts say arranging an inter-Korean summit would be hard after a year in which North Korea conducted its most powerful nuclear test and flight-tested intercontinental ballistic missiles that could, when perfected, target the US mainland.

"They are brilliant diplomats, they are highly rational, some are cynical, very Machiavellian and usually very, very successful". "China's been good but they haven't been great", he added.

Trump praised Chinese President Xi Jinping for bolstering China's sanctions against the North and warned that Russian Federation is "behaving badly" on the issue.

It also vowed a retaliation if the United States "really has the nerves" to confront the North in a "rough" manner.

On Sunday, North Korea called the news sanctions an "act of war".

On the previous day, Kim met with South Korean President Moon Jae-in and said Pyongyang is fully ready to talk with Washington.

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South Korean protesters burned a North Korean flag and used a knife to slash a portrait of Kim Jong Un near a hotel where the North Korean delegation was staying. "My guess is that in the space of the next few months we're going to see the South Koreans making an array of further concessions to the North Koreans".

The North Korean delegation met with Moon's national security chief on February 26, 2018.

Kim Yong Chol, who Seoul believes masterminded two attacks in 2010 that killed 50 South Koreans, was in South Korea for the end of the Olympics.

North Korea sent 22 athletes to the Games, most of whom had humiliating finishes, and a hastily-assembled joint women's ice hockey team lost every one of its five matches, scoring just twice while conceding 28 goals.

Sanders said President Trump remains committed to achieving the "complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization" of the peninsula and that his "maximum pressure campaign" against North Korea must continue until it abandons its nuclear and missile programs.

The North's eight-member delegation of high-level officials returned home on Tuesday through the inter-Korean transit office on the western border, Yonhap reported.

After talking with Ivanka Trump, the American president's daughter and adviser, and separately with a senior North Korean official over the weekend, President Moon Jae-in hosted Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong in his office Monday.

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