Jimmy Carter offers to meet with Kim Jong-Un

Jimmy Carter offers to meet with Kim Jong-Un
Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter at the Habitat site in WInnipeg. (Image: Screen grab of Atlanta Journal-Constitution video, YouTube)

[Ed. – Why didn’t we think of that before?]

Former President Jimmy Carter (D) reportedly offered to meet with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un in an attempt at peace talks.

A University of Georgia professor detailed Carter’s offer to Korea JoongAng Daily, a South Korean newspaper.

“Carter wants to meet with the North Korean leader and play a constructive role for peace on the Korean Peninsula as he did in 1994,” Park Han-shik told the newspaper.

Park, who met with Carter, is the professor emeritus at the university’s School of Public & International Affairs.

“Should former President Carter be able to visit North Korea, he would like to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and discuss a peace treaty between the United States and the North and a complete denuclearization of North Korea,” Park told the paper.

Park said Carter wants “to prevent a second Korean War.”

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