South Korean Envoy Visits North Korea to Help Revive Nuclear Talks


SEOUL, South Korea — President Moon Jae-in of South Korea sent a special envoy to North Korea on Wednesday, hoping to help break the deadlock in the talks between the North and the United States over dismantling the North’s nuclear weapons program.

Chung Eui-yong, the national security adviser to Mr. Moon, and his entourage, which includes Suh Hoon, the director of South Korea’s National Intelligence Service, planned to meet with senior officials in Pyongyang, the North Korean capital, during their brief trip. Continue Reading…