US to N. Korea: Follow through with disarmament

May 15, 2007 09:26


Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user uxperience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew, Ivrit
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Repor
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

The top US diplomat in Seoul urged North Korea on Tuesday to act on a pledge to shut down its nuclear reactor amid scant signs of progress in a banking dispute that has bedeviled the process to disarm the communist regime. North Korea missed an April deadline to close its Yongbyon nuclear reactor under a February agreement with the United States and four other countries, contending that it would do so only after it receives US$25 million (€18.5 million) that had been held in a Macau bank that was blacklisted by the US The United States helped release the North's funds - frozen in Banco Delta Asia, which is accused of aiding Pyongyang in money laundering and counterfeiting - in an effort to encourage the North to disarm.

Related Content

U.S. President Donald Trump receives a football from Russian President Vladimir Putin
July 20, 2018
Trump invites Putin to Washington despite U.S. uproar over Helsinki summit