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PacNet #32A – Prudence for Peace: South Korea-U.S. coordination must come before talks to end Korean War

North and South Korea plan to hold a presidential summit in Pyongyang, and Six-Party Talks on North Korean denuclearization have yielded an initial shutdown of nuclear facilities at Yongbyon. As governments eye the long-unreachable goal of ending the Korean War, policy coordination between Washington and Seoul is critical to avoid missteps in the transformation of security on the Korean Peninsula.