North Korea – Announcement of the suspension of nuclear tests


The announcement by North Korea of the suspension of nuclear tests, the suspension of long-range ballistic missile tests as well as the closure of the nuclear test site is an encouraging first step.

It must lead to the complete, verifiable and irreversible dismantlement of the programs, as called for by the UN Security Council resolutions, which must be fully implemented.

France would like to see the establishment of lasting peace on the peninsular, to which the forthcoming summits should contribute.