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The United Nations delegates made a visit to North Korea to ease the tension

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The United Nations delegates made a visit to North Korea to ease the tensionThe United Nations delegates made a visit to North Korea to ease the tension

News24xx.com -  The United Nations delegates made a visit to North Korea. The visit aims to ease of tensions triggered by the launching a new type of Interontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM), Hwasong-15.

As reported by AFP on Tuesday, December 5 2017, the unusual visit by UN envoy Jeffrey Feltman started on Tuesday, December 5 2017 until Friday, December 8 2017.

The visit is almost simultaneous with a joint military exercise of the United States (US) and South Korea (ROK).

Before leaving for Pyongyang, Feltman, who is the deputy secretary general of the UN for Political Affairs also visited Beijing, China on Monday, December 4 2017 local time.

Speaking by UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric, Feltman will discuss issues of mutual interest and being concern with North Korean officials.

Dujarric claimed that he do not know if Feltman will meet directly with Kim Jong-Un during his stay in North Korea.

This visit became Feltman's first visit to North Korea since five years ago. This visit is called a rare visit because it became the first visit as a deputy secretary general of the UN to North Korea in more than 7 years.

Dujarric added if Feltman would also meet with foreign diplomats and the UN humanitarian aid workers in North Korea.

Feltman's visit was a response to North Korea's invitation that submitted during the UN General Assembly in September.

 

 

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