SEOUL – North Korea blamed US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday for seeking international pressure against the regime while calling for talks on nuclear talks.

In a statement made by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), the new North Korean leader, in charge of negotiations with the United States, threatened Pyongyang to take a personal approach. Its amidst stalled negotiations around nuclear programs.

The official accused Pompeo of encouraging other countries to commit diplomatic and economic pressure against North Korea in a press conference last week following a video conference of foreign ministers of seven major economic groups. (G7) ៕ By: Chhouk Bora