NO:31-;15 February 2007, Regarding the six-party talks in Beijing on the DPRK nuclear program;(Unofficial Translation)


Following the six-party talks in Beijing on 8-13 February 2007 among the USA, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), People’s Republic of China, the Russian Federation, the Republic of Korea and Japan on the DPRK nuclear program, an agreement has been reached concerning initial steps aimed at implementing the 2005 Joint Statement on denuclerization of the Korean peninsula.

Turkey welcomes the agreement reached among the parties. We wish to see the continuation of the momentum gained during the talks and the accomplishment of successful results, which will reinforce the global system of non-proliferation of nuclear weapons and lasting peace, security and prosperity in the region.