South Korea has said it has not received a response from Pyongyang on a summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un and US President Donald Trump.
In a surprise development, Mr Trump on Friday accepted North Korea’s invitation to direct talks.
South Korean officials said Mr Kim was prepared to give up his nuclear weapons.
Details on the planned talks remain vague, with no agreement yet on the location or agenda.
South Korean officials who spoke to trump are now on the way to china and japan to brief the leaders of each country on the upcoming talks.
South Korean President Moon Jae-In‘s top security adviser, Chung Eui-Yong, is scheduled to meet Chinese President Xi.
Meanwhile, Suh Hoon, chief of the intelligence agency, is headed to Tokyo to speak with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.Please subscribe to our newsletter