South Korean President Moon Jae-in could someday soon make a historic trek to Pyongyang for a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a meeting made possible by recent diplomacy at the Winter Olympics.
North Korea's leader said he wants to boost the "warm climate of reconciliation and dialogue" with South Korea after his high-level delegation returned from a visit to the South, as his foes reiterated the need to keep up maximum pressure and sanctions.
North Korea is unable to pay its share of the 2018 U.N. budgets because of international sanctions on its foreign exchange bank.
The prospect of talks comes after months of tension between Pyongyang, Seoul and Washington over North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons.
The Vice President's efforts to keep North Korea from stealing the show at the Winter Olympics proved short-lived.
Both sides have appeared to present possible reconciliatory measures.
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