North Korea: Nuclear Weapons

Ministry of Defence written question – answered at on 19 October 2017.

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Photo of Leo Docherty Leo Docherty Conservative, Aldershot

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what support his Department is providing to the US in its response to the threat posed by North Korea.

Photo of Michael Fallon Michael Fallon The Secretary of State for Defence

In line with long standing commitments and ongoing defence engagement, the UK provides a small number of staff officers to United Nations Command in Korea and other headquarters across the Asia Pacific region.

The UK as a Sending State is committed to upholding peace and maintaining stability on the Korean peninsula. We will continue to work with our international partners to exert political and economic pressure on North Korea to change its direction and open the way to peaceful resolution.

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