Seoul hosts on Tuesday the second day of a summit on nuclear security with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev in attendance. Talks will stress on improvement of nuclear security and use of nuclear materials by criminals.
The summit on the nuclear safety held in Seoul today is on the main focus of the today's newspapers. "Obama urges North Korea and Iran to drop nuclear programs" is an article published today by the Los Angeles Times. On Monday US President Barack Obama appealed to the leaders of North Korea and Iran to abandon their nuclear weapons programs at the Summit on Nuclear Safety in Seoul, South Korea.
Today at the summit on nuclear security in Seoul a meeting was held between Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and US President Barack Obama. A key theme of this meeting was the situation surrounding the deployment of the NATO missile defense system in Europe.
Tajikistan, Afghanistan, Iran and Pakistan want to activate economic cooperation by uniting efforts to combat terrorism, extremism and to maintain regional security. Presidents Emomali Rahmon, Hamid Karzai, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Asif Ali Zardari agreed to unite efforts at a four-sided meeting.