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Second Meeting of the United States-Japan-Republic of Korea Trilateral Diplomatic Working Group on Cyber ​​Activities of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea – United States Department of State

On March 29, the United States hosted the second meeting of the U.S.-Japan-Republic of Korea (ROK) trilateral diplomatic working group to counter cyber threats posed by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), following the first trilateral working group meeting in Tokyo in December 2023. Led by Deputy Special Representative of the United States for the DPRK Lyn Debevoise, Japanese Ambassador for Cyber ​​Policy Kumagai Naoki and Director General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea for North Korean nuclear affairs Lee Jun-il, the group reviewed the significant progress made in deepening trilateral collaboration aimed at disrupting the DPRK’s ability to generate revenue through malicious cyber activities and to computer workers, whom it uses to finance its illegal weapons of mass destruction and ballistic missile programs.

Through this working group, the United States, the Republic of Korea, and Japan will continue to coordinate on a broad range of trilateral actions, highlighting the historic cooperation agreed to at the Camp David Summit, to share information, disrupt DPRK IT worker networks, involve partners. and private industry on the DPRK cyber threat, and develop trilateral capacity building assistance efforts.

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