President Barack Obama listens as South Korean President Park Geun-hye speaks during their joint news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Friday, Oct. 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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President Barack Obama said Friday the U.S. is ready to negotiate with long-time adversary North Korea as it has with Iran but Pyongyang has to be serious about abandoning nuclear weapons.Obama was speaking after meeting with South Korean President Park Geun-hye, a close ally, who echoed the U.S. leader's view.Obama said Iran had been prepared to have a "serious conversation" about the possibility of giving up the pursuit of nuclear weapons.Obama and Park discussed the often-touchy relations among China, Japan and South Korea, whose leaders are to hold a long-awaited summit in Seoul in early November.Obama called the U.S.-South Korean alliance "unbreakable".
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