US-DPRK Joint Communique

Joint statement issued in conjunction with DPRK Vice Marshall Jo Myong Rok's October 2000 visit to the U.S. to meet President Bill Clinton. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright subsequently traveled to Pyongyang to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, marking the highest-level dialogues between the governments of the United States and North Korea to have taken place.

Perry process Agreed Framework Bill Clinton Madeleine Albright Jo Myong Rok
Department of State
Thursday, October 12, 2000