N. Korea Willing to Hold Talks with S. Korea Over Mountain Resort

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North Korea has expressed its willingness to hold talks with South Korea to resolve a dispute over assets at a scenic mountain resort in the North, a pro-North Korean newspaper said.

Kim Kwang-yun, director of the North’s Mount Kumgang International Tourism Leadership Bureau, said the talks could be held anytime if the South Korean authorities show an active desire to break the deadlock, the Choson Sinbo reported Friday.

Kim made the comment to foreign journalists who visited Mount Kumgang on the North’s east coast in a trial run of a cruise from its northeastern port city of Rajin, according to the newspaper published in Japan.

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