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U.S. has certainly been wanting this to happen since both Japan and Korea are longtime allies of the U.S. and this estranged relationship has prevented better cooperation.
North Korea has certainly, in the past, used detainees to initiate diplomatic exchanges with the United States.
Technically, Japan and South Korea normalized their diplomatic ties 50 years ago, but this wasn’t included in the Normalization Treaty because forced prostitution, coerced sex just was taboo to even talk about.
South Korea are pushing for a stronger way to isolate and punish North Korea for its latest nuclear test.