North Korean Foreign Affairs Vice Minister Pak Kil Yon Remarks

Vice-Foreign Minister Pak Kil Yon told the General Assembly in New York that Northeast Asia had remained tense following the sinking of the… read more

Vice-Foreign Minister Pak Kil Yon told the General Assembly in New York that Northeast Asia had remained tense following the sinking of the South Korean naval ship Cheonan in March. He also accused the U.S. of being a ‘disruptor of peace’ in the region. He further said his country remained steadfastly opposed to nuclear war, nuclear arms race and nuclear proliferation despite allegations that it was pursuing a nuclear weapons program.  close

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North Korean Foreign Affairs Vice Minister Pak Kil Yon Remarks

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Program ID:
295731-1
Category:
United Nations
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Sep 30, 2010
Last Aired:
Oct 4, 2010

Airing Details

  • Sep 30, 2010 | 1:23am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 04, 2010 | 3:28am EDT | C-SPAN 1