Press Statement by Director-General of DPRK Foreign Ministry

Kwon Jong Gun, Director-General of the Department of American Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, issued the following press statement on Sunday:

“A fool becomes a greater fool with age.” This saying goes to the south Korean authorities.

It is well-attested by the south Korean authorities which changed the name of the joint military exercise from its original “Alliance 19-2” to “south Korea-U.S. Combined Command Post Exercise in the second half” and announced that it starts its full-scale exercise from August 11.

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DPRK FM Spokesperson Fully Supports Stand and Measures of Chinese Party and Government towards Hong Kong Issue

We fully support the stand and measures of the Chinese Party and government for defending the sovereignty, security and territorial integrity of the country and safeguarding the prosperity and stability of Hong Kong.

A spokesperson for the DPRK Foreign Ministry said this in an answer to the question put by KCNA on August 11 in connection with the recent situation of Hong Kong of China.

Foreign forces have become undisguised in their attempt to destroy the security and order of the society of Hong Kong and do harm to the life and properties of the citizens by interfering in the Hong Kong issue, the internal affair of China, the spokesperson said, and went on:

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Spokesperson for Ministry of Foreign Affairs of DPRK Issues Press Statement

A spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea made public the following press statement on Tuesday:

Despite our repeated warnings, the United States and south Korean authorities have finally started the joint military exercise targeting the DPRK.

This is an undisguised denial and a flagrant violation of June 12 DPRK-U.S. Joint Statement, Panmunjom Declaration and September Pyongyang Joint Declaration, all of which are agreements to establish new DPRK-U.S. relations and build a lasting and stable peace regime on the Korean peninsula.

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Spokesperson for DPRK Foreign Ministry Blames UNSC Closed-Door Meeting

A spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Friday issued the following statement:

On Thursday the United Nations Security Council, instigated by Britain, France and Germany, held a closed-door meeting at which it termed the DPRK’s measures for arms modernization the “violation of resolutions”.

The DPRK has never recognized UNSC “resolutions” against it and will not recognize them in the future, too as they were illegally fabricated by the UN to its taste.

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Spokesperson for DPRK Foreign Ministry on DPRK-U.S. Working-level Talks

A spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea(DPRK) gave the following answer to a question put by KCNA on July 16, with regard to the DPRK-U.S. working-level talks.

At present, there are widespread public opinions across the world concerning an opening of the DPRK-U.S. working-level talks.

The United States is going to conduct a joint military exercise “Alliance 19-2” with south Korea in contravention of the commitments made at the highest level at a time when the working-level talks between the DPRK and the U.S. are on the agenda, which has been made possible by the DPRK-U.S. summit meeting in Panmunjom.

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