September 27, 2022

At 10 am on January 14, the president held a New Year’s press conference in front of about 200 invited domestic and foreign journalists at Cheong Wa Dae’s Yongpingwan Guest House. He is in 2020

Announced goals for general national affairs such as diplomacy and economy. The press conference was held in the form of a city hall meeting and lasted about 110 minutes without a moderator. Instead, the president chose them to ask him questions.

Regarding the peace process on the Korean Peninsula and the relationship between the United States and North Korea, he said, “The relationship between the United States and North Korea is at a standstill, but if we expand cooperation through the North-South dialogue, it will work.” North-South relations that promote dialogue between Pyongyang and Washington.

President Moon also gave examples of North-South sports exchanges, including a proposal to include the North-South unified team at the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Summer Olympics in July, and a bid for the joint holding of the 2032 Summer Olympics by the two countries.

“We can achieve a lot within a limited range of boundaries (international sanctions),” he said.

“Because North-South relations are our job,

Statement the President also indicated its intention to strengthen the bilateral relations with China, and the “(China) Xi Jinping this year of the Visit Korea Jintao and Li Kui strong prime minister, will be the catalyst to improve the bilateral relations.” Stated.

“We find and promote common grounds between China’s One Belt One Road and South Korea’s New South and New North policies.”

“Leaders of both countries agree that 2022 will raise the level of bilateral relations by celebrating the 30th anniversary of relations between South Korea and China.”

In relation to Japan, President Moon said, “If relatively easy-to-solve problems such as Japan’s export restrictions and the General Security of Military Information Agreement (GSOMIA) are resolved quickly, this will help rebuild trust between the two countries. It will be very useful. “

“The Korean government has repeatedly proposed solutions,” he said of the Korean Supreme Court’s ruling on Japanese companies that used Korean forced labor during World War II.

“The Government of Japan must devise measures that will be accepted by victims of forced labor.”