|U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un meet at the start of their summit on the resort island of Sentosa, Singapore, June 12, 2018. The U.S. should not grant unilateral concessions and sanctions relief to North Korea. (File photo by=Reuters)|
[Asia News = Reporter Reakkana] North Korea’s Foreign Minister Ri Son-gwon revealed on Wednesday that it’s country isn’t considering contacting the United States, according to Yonhap.
"We are not considering even the possibility of any contact with the U.S., let alone having it, which would get us nowhere, only taking up precious time," Ri said in a statement released by the North's state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). DPRK stands for the North's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.