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North Korea Crisis

North Korea not accepting South Korea list of reporters to visit nuke site

SEOUL (Kyodo) -- North Korea has not accepted South Korea's roster of journalists who are planning to attend a ceremony for dismantling the Punggye-ri nuclear test site next week, Seoul's Unification Ministry said Friday.

It comes just days after North Korea suddenly canceled a ministerial-level meeting with the South planned for Wednesday, criticizing joint military drills carried out by Seoul and Washington for undermining a recent inter-Korean thaw.

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