Report: North Korea Nuclear Envoy to Visit U.S. Within Days for Talks

North Korea's chief nuclear negotiator plans to visit the United States within days for follow-up talks on a recent disarmament deal, a South Korean news report said Saturday.

The North's Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye Gwan is expected to arrive in San Francisco on Thursday en route to New York for meetings with his U.S. counterpart, Assistant Secretary of State Christopher Hill, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported.