Japan says time for pressure, not dialogue with N.Korea

Japan says time for pressure, not dialogue with N.KoreaJapan on Monday downplayed South Korea’s offer to hold military talks with North Korea, saying the priority should be piling pressure on Pyongyang through sanctions. This is a time for pressure,” Japan’s foreign ministry spokesman Norio Maruyama told reporters in New York where Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida was attending a UN meeting on development.


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