Korean leader urges int'l support for people of N. Korea



On Friday, Moon is expected to talk with leaders from some 10 countries, including Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, French President Emmanuel Macron, and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.

"When the right conditions are fostered and when there is a chance to reverse the current tension and situation of confrontation on the Korean Peninsula, I am ready to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at any time and any place", Moon said.

The new South Korean leader was scheduled to stay in Berlin for two days at the invitation of German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

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During his stay in Hamburg, the prime minister is also slated to have bilateral talks with Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.

President Moon Jae-in left for Germany on Wednesday for an official visit to Berlin and to attend the G20 Summit in Hamburg.

Moon's remarks came after the communist North launched what it claimed to be its first intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) earlier in the week, prompting fresh condemnations from Seoul and its allies.

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Moon made the comments in a Thursday speech at the G20 summit, and also proposed that North and South Korea come to some sort of agreement on reuniting families separated by war, offering to let North Korea cooperate in the 2018 Winter Olympics.

"To resolve the North Korean nuclear issue that has become a global threat, the worldwide community will have to put enhanced pressure on North Korea", partly by issuing a new United Nations.

And accordingly, President Moon is expected to rally global support in condemning the North's latest missile provocation in his meeting with G20 leaders.

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