FORMER US OFFICIAL IN SEOUL AFTER N. KOREA VISIT
Former United States State Department official Gaston Sigur arrived Sunday to brief South Korean leaders on a visit last week to communist North Korea. Mr. Sigur was one of the most prominent Americans to visit Pyongyang, and Seoul newspapers said he met a number of senior North Korean officials to discuss ways to ease tensions on the Korean Peninsula.Skip to next paragraph
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Sigur, Assistant Secretary of State for Asian and Pacific Affairs under President Reagan, told reporters the talks were ``frank, candid and constructive.'' He gave no other details.