Han Tae-song, North Korea's ambassador to Switzerland, made the remarks at a United Nations disarmament conference in Geneva on Tuesday ahead of a historic nuclear summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un next month.
North Korea last conducted a weapons test a year ago, and intends to dismantle its only test site later this month.
Some analysts say North Korea is hinting at joining the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test Ban Treaty, the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty or some other worldwide non-nuclear framework in the future.
North Korea is one of the so-called Annex 2 states that must ratify that treaty for it to come into force.
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In a move welcomed by Washington and Seoul, North Korea said at the weekend it will "completely" destroy the Punggye-ri test site, in a ceremony scheduled between May 23-25 in front of invited foreign media.
North Korea has signaled its intention to disarm its nuclear program as part of broader peace deals, and with the upcoming closure of its test site has no reason not to back the test ban.
"(North Korea will make) efforts to achieve the development of intra-Korean relations, defuse acute military tensions and substantially remove the danger of the war on the Korean peninsula", Han said.
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It has also been revealed that the couple will spend their final night before the wedding at separate luxury hotels near Windsor. Thomas Markle announced Monday he was pulling out of the royal wedding so as not to embarrass the bride-to-be.
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The school district says many staff members are planning to attend the March for Students and Rally for Respect event in Raleigh. On Wednesday May 16, 2018, Alexander County Schools will be closed for students with an optional workday for all staff.
Amid the approval, the tribunal dismissed pleas by Bhushan Steel Employees Union and creditor Larsen & Toubro against the plan. Bhushan Steel was on the RBI's first list of 12 companies referred to the National Company Law Tribunal a year ago .
The 30-year-old Wagner has scored 4 goals in his 8 internationals and was part of last year's Confederations Cup-winning team. Low's entire backroom staff have also agreed new deals, as has national team managing director Oliver Bierhoff.
Earlier, Mavcom refuted Tony's claims that the airline was pressured to cancel an additional 120 flight during the GE14 period. AirAsia also requested for an additional 86 flights on April 20 , according to Free Malaysia Today.
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U.S. and UAE strike Open Skies agreement
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Two-thirds of Brits not interested in royal wedding
According to TMZ , he told the website he regretted allowing the pictures to be taken and acknowledged they looked "stupid". Samantha Markle, Ms Markle's half-sister from her father's first marriage, has claimed she is to blame for the photographs.
Petrol, diesel prices hiked
According to the website of Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL), petrol was retailing at Rs 75.10 after an increase of 15 paise. Traders, businessmen, transporters and others were also seen showing dissatisfaction over the current levels of fuel prices.
Another Police Station Attacked in Indonesia
Indonesian police fatally shot four suspected militants Wednesday when they attacked a police headquarters in Riau province. Editor's note: An earlier version of this article stated that at least three men had attacked the Riau Police headquarters.
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Tyronn Lue's shortcomings key in Game 1
The former UCLA standout did not mince words when giving his assessment, referring to Cleveland's defensive effort as "soft". In order to slow Horford, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue is contemplating starting Tristan Thompson for Game 2 on Tuesday night.