Foreign Minister Mogi “Cooperating with the international community to denuclearize North Korea” October 4, 13:26
Regarding the launch of ballistic missiles in North Korea, Foreign Minister Mogi said he was extremely regretful for violating the UN Security Council resolutions, and worked closely with the United States and South Korea to concentrate his efforts on information analysis and denuclearize the Korean Peninsula. Toward this end, he expressed his intention to cooperate with the international community including China and Russia.
On the 2nd, North Korea launched a ballistic missile launched by the Ministry of Defense on the 3rd, and announced that it would be a new SLBM = submarine-launched ballistic missile.
In this connection, Foreign Minister Mogi said at a press conference after the cabinet meeting, “North Korea ’s ballistic missile launch violates the UN Security Council resolution and is extremely regrettable. We are making every effort to gather and analyze information.
On that basis, he said, “I would like to work closely with the Security Council member countries, France, Germany and Germany, and to cooperate with the international community, especially in China and Russia, towards the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.”
In addition, concerning the US-North Korea practitioner consultations, he said, “Japan is watching the discussions with the intention of boosting the US-North Korea process, and would like to communicate firmly between Japan and the United States.”