Moon Jae-In Seeks Sanctions Exemptions to Restart North Korea Projects

Jan 10, 2019 - Time Magazine

(SEOUL, South Korea) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in suggested Thursday that he’ll push for sanction exemptions to restart dormant economic cooperation projects with North Korea.

The comments, if pursued before South Korea’s ally Washington is ready, could weaken ties with the United States and complicate efforts to rid the North of its nuclear weapons.

Moon spoke only days after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said in a New Year’s Day address that he was ready to resume...