- Ruling party chair Choo Mi-ae says allies ‘must seek peaceful resolution’
- Seoul backs policy of maximum pressure on Pyongyang through sanctions
Donald Trump should “under no circumstances” take military action against North Korea without the consent of the government in Seoul, the chairwoman of South Korea’s ruling party said on Wednesday.
“President Trump often emphasizes that he put all options on the table,” Choo Mi-ae told a Washington thinktank. “We want to make sure that this option of another war is not placed on the table. Under no circumstances should the US go ahead and use a military option without the consent of South Korea.