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A Pyongyang official said Monday that denuclearization talks between North Korea and the United States are to resume in the coming weeks.

"I hope that the working-level negotiations expected to be held in a few weeks will be a good meeting between the DPRK and the US," said the director-general of the North Korean foreign ministry's Department of United States Affairs, according to the statement published by the state media outlet KCNA.