Diplomats from the U.S. and South Korea «compared notes» on the DPRK

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in fotobanka. Archival photoDiplomats from the U.S. and South Korea «compared notes» on the DPRK© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

First Deputy US Secretary of state John Sullivan met with the Deputy foreign Minister of South Korea Cho Hyun is in Washington and discussed the situation around North Korea, said in a statement the state Department.

«They reaffirmed close cooperation in the achievement of a final, fully verifiable denuclearization of North Korea, Chairman Kim (North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN — ed.) agreed in Singapore», — stated in the message.

The summit of the President of the United States Donald trump and Kim Jong-UN was held on June 12 in Singapore. The US’s closest allies in the region — South Korea and Japan — it was not.