North Korean state media accused the Biden administration on Sunday that “Two embarrassing arrangements” by canceling an agreement limiting South Korea’s missile range.
President Biden and South Korean President Moon Jae-in announced the termination of the so-called “Missile solutions” in a single sentence in a joint statement following a meeting at the White House earlier this month.
The approach was implemented in 1979 in hopes of preventing a nuclear arms race on the Korean Peninsula. They have been fixed many times since. According to Foreign Policy magazine, the limit initially limited Seoul’s missile range to 180 kilometers (111.8 miles). A recent change to distance guidelines in 2012 limited the range of South Korean missiles to 800 kilometers (497.1 miles). mile)
last sunday North Korea’s propaganda agency KCNA has released a speech by Kim Myong Chol, the unofficial spokesman for the Pyongyang regime that the KCNA describes as a “International affairs critic”
In an article first reported by Reuters Kim accused the United States of being “obsessed with confrontation, despite being indistinct to negotiations,” and claimed that the “termination procedure is a clear reminder of the hostile policy of the United States.” towards North Korea [North Korea] and shameful prostitution.”
Kim was briefly furious at Moon. In an article he called “disgusting” and “abusive acts” of “putting yourself in the eyes of regional nations” but helped silence most of his criticism of the United States.
“Now the United States and [S]Korean authorities have clarified their ambitions for aggression. They were left behind for no reason. to blame North Korea for supporting its self-defense capability,” he said. on the principle of strength for strength and good faith in you.”
North Korea last conducted a missile test in March of this year. by launching for the first time in more than a year