Moon Opposes Nuclear Armament of S. Korea

Write : 2017-09-14 18:55:29 Update : 2017-09-14 19:58:39

Moon Opposes Nuclear Armament of S. Korea

President Moon Jae-in is opposed to arming South Korea with nuclear weapons in the face of North Korean nuclear threats.

Moon made his stance clear during an interview with CNN in Seoul on Thursday, saying he does not agree with calls within the country that it should develop its own nuclear weapons or redeploy U.S. tactical nuclear weapons in response to the North's provocations.

Moon argued that keeping the North’s nuclear threats in check by owning nuclear weapons will not guarantee peace on the Korean Peninsula, adding it could trigger a domino effect and spark a nuclear arms race in Northeast Asia.

Still, Moon said South Korea needs to strengthen its military forces to deal with the North’s quickening pace of nuclear development. 

  • RSS
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • print
  • list
  • Top
prev  prev  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next
Internet Radio On-Air Window to KBS WORLD Radio Window to KOREA
2018 Inter-Korean Summit
North Korea Inside
청취자 만족도 조사 결과 -E
Let's Learn Korean (Mobile)
More Service
KBS World Radio On-Air
  • KBS World Radio On-Air
  • On-Air app is specifically designed for quick and easy access to audio services for KBS World Radio programs in 11 languages.

<

2 / 4

>