N. Korea Agrees to Nuclear Halt
Crail, Peter, Arms Control Today
North Korea has agreed to suspend uranium enrichment and to implement moratoriums on nuclear and long-range missile tests, Department of State spokeswoman Victoria Nuland said in a Feb. 29 statement.
A North Korean Foreign Ministry statement carried by the state-run Korean Central News Agency the same day said Pyongyang agreed to the steps "with a view to maintaining [a] positive atmosphere" for high-level talks between the two countries, and that it would continue to refrain from such activities "while productive dialogues continue." The United States and its allies have called on North Korea to suspend enrichment, nuclear tests, and long-range missile tests as conditions for …
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