Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov’s conversation with Deputy of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea Chung Dong-young
On February 6, Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov met at the Foreign Ministry with Deputy of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea Chung Dong-young, who heads the Deputy Group on Peace and Cooperation in Northeast Asia. The officials discussed the situation on the Korean Peninsula, emphasising that settlement in the subregion should be exclusively political and diplomatic while stable progress can only be achieved through negotiations between the parties involved.
Mr Morgulov reaffirmed Russia’s intention to facilitate dialogue between South and North Korea, its expansion and deepening, including in the economic area.
The officials also exchanged views on the prospects for the further development of practical cooperation between the Russian Federation and the Republic of Korea.