Pakistan responds to the historic North Korea - US summit

Pakistan responds to the historic North Korea - US summit
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ISLAMABAD – Pakistan welcomed Tuesday historic meeting between the leaders of the United States of America and the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea and expressed hope that it would lead to lasting peace and stability in the region, the Foreign Office spokesman said.

“Pakistan has consistently supported all efforts towards the peaceful settlement of the issues in the Korean peninsula,” Spokesman of Foreign Office Dr. Mohammad Faisal, said in a tweet.

The spokesman was commenting on the first ever summit in Singapore between President Donald Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un of DPRK, in which the two leaders inked an agreement aimed at complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula and reducing tensions.

The agreement said the two countries would co-operate towards “new relations” while the US would provide “security guarantees” to North Korea.–APP

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