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Kim Jong-un invites Moon Jae-in to Pyongyang
The dictator's sister handed the invitation this morning. If it does take place, it would be the third of its kind, after those of 2000 and 2007 in Pyongyang. Meanwhile, Moon pushes for fresh talks between North Korea and the United States.
10/01/2018 13:32:00 KOREA
Moon: talks and sanctions for peace on the Korean Peninsula
For the South Korean president, both are needed to stop the North’s nuclear programme. Pyongyang said that missiles are aimed at the US, not its southern "brethren", Russia or China. US remains sceptical whilst the EU is optimistic.
02/01/2018 10:24:00 KOREA
Kim Jong-un opens to Winter Games in South Korea. Seoul: Let's sit down and talk
The proposal of the Minister of Unification in a press conference. Moon: dissolve frozen relations. It would be the first summit since December 2015.
08/01/2018 13:30:00 KOREA
Archbishop Lazarus You: The Korean Church prays for the success of talks between the two Koreas
The bishop of Daejeon, who is the national president of Justice and Peace, expresses his satisfaction for tomorrow's meeting in Panmunjom between the delegations from the North and the South. He praises President Moon’s "patience and perseverance" and Kim Jong-un’s "new, softer language". He hopes that reunions between divided families will resume.
13/02/2018 12:58:00 KOREA
Kim Jong-un, 'grateful' to Seoul, promises to commit to reconciliation
Yesterday, the meeting with the delegation that returned from Seoul. Blue house: the next probable step is military negotiation between the two Koreas.
05/01/2018 09:04:00 KOREA
Pyongyang accepts Seoul's outstretched hand: talks on January 9th
The two Koreas will meet in the demilitarized zone on January 9th. Postponement of US-South Korea military exercises to facilitate meeting. Seoul seeks to restore inter-Korean relations without distancing US ally.
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