08 Jan '18, 10am

The first round of talks between the two Koreas in more than two years will begin Tuesday

The first round of talks between the two Koreas in more than two years will begin Tuesday

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea will try to use talks with North Korea about its possible Olympic participation to jumpstart a broader process of engagement between the longtime adversaries, officials said Monday. The statements reflect hopes that the dialogue to be held Tuesday in the truce village of Panmunjom will give momentum to efforts to peacefully resolve the crisis over the North’s banned nuclear weapons program. President Donald Trump also said he “would love” to see the two sides discuss more than just the Olympics, adding that he would be willing to speak by phone with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. The Republican president has previously dismissed talks with Pyongyang as a waste of time but appeared to soften his fiery rhetoric ahead of the first round of talks between the two Koreas in more than two years. Seoul and Washington have agreed to postpone joint...

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