North Korea's Kang Sok-ju (right), with German Ambassador to North Korea Thomas Schaefer. Photo: AP

North Korea pays tribute to Comrade Kang Sok-ju, architect of 1994 nuclear deal, who has died age 76

The deal is credited for slowing the North’s nuclear weapons programme by nearly a decade, although it broke down in 2003.

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North Korea's Kang Sok-ju (right), with German Ambassador to North Korea Thomas Schaefer. Photo: AP
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