However neither are ruling out a change of mind sometime in the future.
North Korea’s vice foreign minister said that they are willing to meet any time to resolve any issues.
So what happens to North Korea’s nuclear weapons now?
Presenter: Elizabeth Puranam
Mintaro Oba – former US State Department diplomat specialising in North Korea
Ra Mson – lecturer in international relations and Japanese foreign policy, University of East Anglia
Se-Woong Ko – Korean studies lecturer, Yale University
Source: Al Jazeera News