China Says North Korea Delay “Natural” – Reuters

From Reuters:

, host of six-party talks aimed at reining in ’s program, on Thursday described North Korea’s failure to meet a deadline to account for its nuclear activities as a natural delay.

North Korea failed to meet a year-end deadline to make a full declaration of its nuclear programs under a disarmament-for-aid deal involving the two Koreas, the United States, , Russia and China.

“The pace is faster in some areas and slower in some areas. This is natural,” Chinese Ministry spokeswoman Jiang Yu told a news conference, urging all sides to fulfill their respective pledges. [Full Text]

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