29 iulie 2020

From scandal to accusations of disloyalty, South Korea's new point men on North have dramatic past


SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s new point men on North Korea face a daunting challenge: they must engineer a breakthrough in strained ties amid public scrutiny of their history with Pyongyang, which once landed them in prison. Park Jie-won, a candidate for director of the National Intelligence Agency (NIS) speaks during his confirmation hearing at the national assembly in Seoul, South Korea, July 27, 2020. Yonhap via REUTERS Moon this week appointed Park Jie-won as [...]