Deputy Secretary John Sullivan’s Call with Republic of Korea Vice Foreign Minister Cho Sei-young

June 14, 2019

Deputy Secretary of State Sullivan John J. Sullivan spoke by phone last night in Washington D.C. with the newly appointed Republic of Korea Vice (ROK) Foreign Minister Cho Sei-young. The Deputy Secretary and the Vice Foreign Minister reaffirmed their commitment to the final, fully verified denuclearization of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, the importance of U.S.-ROK -Japan trilateral cooperation, and to continue working closely together to address common security challenges in the Indo-Pacific region.