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North Korea says 'no intention' to talk to U.S.

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North Korea says 'no intention' to talk to U.S.

North Korea says 'no intention' to talk to U.S.

North Korea has no intention to sit down with the United States and urged South Korea to "stop meddling," a senior diplomat said on Tuesday, just as a U.S. envoy was due to visit Seoul in an effort to renew stalled nuclear talks with Pyongyang.

Ryan Brooks reports.

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