| 8 December 2022, Thursday |

U.S. envoy cites concern over North Korea’s missile launches, COVID

The US special envoy for North Korea expressed concern about Pyongyang’s continual ballistic missile tests and ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, following a meeting with South Korean and Japanese counterparts in Seoul on Friday.

U.S. Ambassador Sung Kim met with Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Director General for Asian and Oceanian Affairs Funakoshi Takehiro and South Korean Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs Kim Gunn, department spokesman Ned Price said.

  • Reuters