Kim Jong Infoto: KCNA / Reuters
North Korean leader Kim Jong UN on the anniversary of the end of the Korean war called nuclear weapons a useful invention to secure peace on the Peninsula. About it reports The Daily Mail.
The head of the DPRK noted that to avoid war, his country needed to “absolute force that can deter and prevent war.” In his opinion, after the creation of nuclear weapons, his country was protected from the provocations of the enemies-imperialists, who can no longer underestimate its power.
The U.S. and North Korea held talks on the denuclearization of Korea in 2018. US President, Donald trump declared that he is ready to lift sanctions against the Republic, if the agreement will take place. However, during recent talks in early October, 2019 Pyongyang announced their failure.
The war between North and South Korea lasted from 25 June 1950 to 27 July 1953. Pyongyang helped the Soviet Union and China, on the side of Seoul in the war involved the US, UK and other countries under the UN flag. Three years were killed or wounded approximately 1.3 million Koreans, Washington has lost in this conflict, about 36.6 thousand of their soldiers. The war ended with an armistice in 1953, which is valid until the present day.
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