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U.S. Watch Chief Visits Seoul

Avril Haines /Yonhap

U.S. Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines arrives in Seoul on Wednesday after a stopover in Tokyo and can search the advice of with the demilitarized zone.

She is situation to roar about the North Korean nuclear scheme back and the upcoming Korea-U.S. summit with South Korean officers and is probably going to pay a courtesy call on President Moon Jae-in.

The first-ever female DNI chief, Haines supervises 15 intelligence businesses alongside side the CIA and FBI.

On Wednesday morning, Haines met the manager of Korea’s National Intelligence Carrier, Park Jie-obtained, who used to be moreover in Tokyo, and their counterpart Hiroaki Takizawa.

They’re believed to beget mentioned the Biden administration’s modern North Korea policy.

The talks practice fresh meetings between the three countries’ national safety advisers and international ministers. Washington hopes to enhance strained ties between South Korea and Japan in account for to indicate a united entrance to China and North Korea.

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