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Esper calls S. Korea-U.S. alliance linch pin of peace and security

에스퍼 美국방장관 "한미동맹은 평화안보 핵심축"

Esper calls S. Korea-U.S. alliance linch pin of peace and security

 

The new Defense Secretary of the United States, Mark Esper said on Friday that the R.O.K-U.S. alliance is the linchpin of peace and security on the Korean Peninsula and Northeast Asia.

 

The remarks came at the start of talks with South Korean Defense Minister Jeong Kyeong Doo in Seoul.

 

Esper also said the United States is willing to engage diplomatically with North Korea to make progress in efforts for denuclearization but sanctions on Pyongyang will remain until the regime gives up its nuclear program.

 

Esper arrived in South Korea on Thursday for a two-day visit.

 

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