North Korean Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Choe Son Hui (C) arrives for a press conference at the Melia hotel, following the second US-North Korea summit, in Hanoi, Vietnam, 01 March 2019. EPA/STR

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North Korean Vice International Minister Choe Son-hui, seen right here throughout the Hanoi summit

North Korean chief Kim Jong-un could break off denuclearisation talks with the US and resume missile and nuclear testing, a senior official says.

Vice International Minister Choe Solar-hui informed overseas diplomats the US threw away “a golden alternative” at a latest summit between President Trump and Mr Kim.

The meeting collapsed after Mr Trump refused to lift sanctions until North Korea destroyed all its nuclear websites.

North Korea had provided to dismantle its essential Yongbyon nuclear complicated.

“We have now no intention to yield to the US calls for in any type, nor are we keen to interact in negotiations of this type,” Ms Choe mentioned based on Russia’s TASS information company.

Mr Kim is about to make an official announcement quickly on his place relating to future talks with the US, Ms Choe mentioned.

Mr Trump has met Mr Kim twice in unprecedented summits between a US sitting president and a North Korean chief – the primary was in Singapore final 12 months, and the second was in Hanoi in February.

Talking at a information convention after the Hanoi summit, Mr Trump mentioned no plans had been made for a 3rd summit, however he expressed optimism a few “good end result” sooner or later.