UN Secretary-General met with North Korean president at Olympics

By REUTERS
February 9, 2018 19:28
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UNITED NATIONS - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres met briefly with North Korea's ceremonial leader Kim Yong Nam while attending the opening ceremony for the Winter Olympics in South Korea, a UN spokesman said on Friday.

"He did have a brief exchange with President Kim in which he once more reiterated ... that his expectation and hope is that all parties will use dialogue to achieve a peaceful denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula," UN spokesman Farhan Haq told reporters.


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