▲Ministry of Unification of Korea: Kim Yujeong criticizes Han for speaking rudely and calling for a thief
South Korea's Ministry of Unification expressed regret on the 24th that Kim Yo-jong, vice minister of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea, insulted South Korean President Yoon Suk-yue with foul language in a conversation that day, and said that the North Korean thief called "stop thief". Unification Ministry officials said Kim Yo Jong's use of vulgar language to criticize the South Korean head of state and lack of basic etiquette is outrageous. The current escalation of tension on the Korean peninsula is caused by North Korea's successive projectiles. The North Korean thieves called for "stop the thief" and beat them back, shifting the responsibility to the South Korean side. The government deeply regrets this.
▲Secretary-level diplomatic consultations between South Korea and Japan to seek a solution to the forced labor case
On the 24th, the foreign ministries of South Korea and Japan held a directorate-level meeting in Tokyo to discuss the solution to the issue of forced labor compensation in Japan during World War II. Xu Minjung, Director of the Asia-Pacific Bureau of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of South Korea, and Takehiro Funakoshi, Director of the Asia and Oceania Bureau of the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, held a meeting in the building of the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This is the first directorate-level meeting between the foreign ministries of the two countries held after more than 40 days since October 11.
▲Han Jun: Pay close attention to North Korea’s announcement of the completion of nuclear arming anniversary
As the fifth anniversary (November 29) of North Korea's announcement of "completed nuclear armament" is approaching, the South Korean military is paying close attention to the movements of the North Korean army. South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (Joint Staff) Bulletin Office Director Jin Junluo made the above-mentioned answers to relevant questions at a regular press conference on the 24th. He said that based on the close cooperation between South Korea and the United States, it is maintaining a solid response posture, and closely tracking and monitoring the relevant movements of the DPRK. He also said that he paid more attention to the actual situation of the North Korean army than some kind of rhetoric from the North Korean side, and there is no change worthy of attention at present.
▲The South Korean Presidential Office instructed to ensure the safety of the World Cup street cheers
On the 24th, the South Korean Presidential Office instructed on the street cheering activities for the upcoming 2022 World Cup in Qatar that the relevant departments should effectively prepare for safety precautions. The President's Office has instructed relevant departments to check in advance and formulate safety management measures to prevent safety accidents caused by crowds. It is predicted that more than 15,000 and 20,000 people will gather at Gwanghwamun Square in Seoul and the World Cup Stadium in Suwon, Gyeonggi-do, respectively. (Finish)
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