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S. Korean, Canadian foreign ministers discuss regional security

By Yonhap
  • Published : Jul 6, 2018 - 21:03
  • Updated : Jul 6, 2018 - 21:03
The top diplomats of South Korea and Canada had phone talks Friday on ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation on regional and global issues.

Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and Canadian counterpart Chrystia Freeland exchanged views on the current security condition on the Korean Peninsula, according to Kang's ministry.

Kang Kyung-hwa (Yonhap)
Kang briefed Freeland on inter-Korean ties, including recent military dialogue and joint sports programs.

She also reaffirmed that Seoul will continue to communicate with the international community in pushing for inter-Korean projects going forward.

The Canadian minister said her government will actively back South Korea's peace initiative, added the ministry. (Yonhap)