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CGTN published this video item, entitled “U.S.-DPRK relationship continues to be clouded by uncertainty” – below is their description.
U.S. President Joe Biden will explore diplomacy but not seek any “grand bargain” with the DPRK as he embarks on a new approach to pressure Pyongyang to give up its nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. However, the DPRK has refused diplomatic entreaties. Pyongyang said before it agrees to talks, but wants the United States and its allies to lift economic sanctions imposed over its weapons programs.CGTN YouTube Channel
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