U.S. General called for a diplomatic resolution of the crisis around North Korea

© REUTERS / Aaron P. BernsteinГенерал Joseph Dunford testifies at the house armed services Committee of the U.S. Senate. 26 Sep 2017U.S. General called for a diplomatic resolution of the crisis around North Korea© REUTERS / Aaron P. Bernstein

The head of the chiefs of staff of the U.S. armed forces (joint chiefs of staff) General Joseph Dunford on Tuesday called for a diplomatic influence on the policy of the Russian Federation on economic support for the DPRK.

During the Senate hearings one of the icons reminded that the main external debt of Korea accounted for the Russian Federation, in Russia there are thousands of labor migrants from North Korea, which according to her, «give Pyongyang much-needed foreign currency». In the end, the General was asked a question about what the US can do to «counter Russian support for North Korea».

«I believe that decisions about what do Russia and China against North Korea at the moment lie in the diplomatic and economic sphere,» Dunford said, referring, in particular, of sanctions. However, he expressed doubts about a military solution to the issue.

Dunford also stressed confidence that the measures taken by Washington in recent months, diplomatic and economic measures against North Korea «may affect the calculations of China and Russia.»

U.S. General called for a diplomatic resolution of the crisis around North Korea© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in fotobanka can fly rockets to the DPRK

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