– We are continuing diplomatic efforts to divert it from the most dangerous threats, said Mathis, who is on a two-day official visit to India.
The United States and Russia are in favor of continuing diplomatic efforts to resolve the North Korean crisis.
“Diplomatic efforts to deal with the crisis caused by the North Korean nuclear and missile program continue,” Pentagon chief James Matisse said in New Delhi today.
According to him, unanimously adopted Security Council resolutions increase pressure on North Korea.
– At the same time, we are continuing our diplomatic efforts to divert it from the most dangerous threats, said Mathis, who is on a two-day official visit to India.
The Russian Foreign Ministry is also in favor of a political solution to the crisis in North Korea, which believes the conflict in the Korean peninsula will have catastrophic consequences.
The head of the Directorate for Nuclear Weapons Control and Control of the Russian Diplomatic Service Mikhail Ulyanov said that the US approach to North Korea has led to a “deadlock” and sanctions are not used as an opportunity.
Foreign Minister John Ho said on Tuesday that US President Donald Trump had declared war against North Korea and that Pyongyang retained the right to countermeasures, including the withdrawal of US strategic bombers, even if they do not fly on its airspace.