RoK's military set to remove propaganda loudspeakers at border

RoK's military set to remove propaganda loudspeakers at border

The Republic of Korea (RoK)'s defense authorities will take down loudspeakers installed along the border with the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) later on May 1 in a follow-up to their summit deal last week, officials said. (May 01, 2018)

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In the historic meeting on April 27, the Republic of Korea (RoK) President Moon Jae-in and the top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong-un agreed to pursue a peace treaty and the denuclearization of the peninsula. The summit, 11 years after a previous one, comes at a time of warming ties between the two sides following initiatives by both Seoul and Pyongyang and other related parties on the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue. 

Leaders of Koreas agree to complete denuclearization, efforts to build peace

  Apr 27, 2018
The leaders of two Koreas reaffirmed their commitment to the complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula Friday (April 27), while also agreeing to reduce their conventional weapons pending the outcome of their joint efforts to reduce military tension and promote a lasting peace on the Korean Peninsula. 

DPRK leader's historic crossing to RoK captures public's attention

  Apr 27, 2018
Seoul citizens shared a moment of collective awe and jubilation as they watched the two leaders of the divided Koreas shake hands in a historic summit at the countries' heavily fortified border Friday (April 27). 

Leaders of two Koreas vow efforts to make 'good progress' at summit

  Apr 27, 2018
The Republic of Korea (RoK) President Moon Jae-in and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) leader Kim Jong-un vowed sincere efforts to make progress at their bilateral summit Friday (April 27) in the Joint Security Area of Panmunjom, which Moon said now symbolizes peace, instead of division. 

Inter-Korean summit: A big step forward on path to reconciliation

  Apr 27, 2018
NDO – The inter-Korean summit, which is seen as a turning point in the process of denuclearising the Korean Peninsula, officially takes place today (April 27) in the border village of Panmunjom inside the heavily fortified demilitarised zone. Over recent times, the soft moves of the parties towards the event show that the trend of reconciliation and dialogue is leading the Korean issue in the right direction and encouraging belief in an outcome of peace and stability for the whole region. 

Historic Moon-Kim summit expected to ease geopolitical risks in region

  Apr 27, 2018
The historic first meeting between the Republic of Korea (RoK)'s President Moon Jae-in and his Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK)’s counterpart Kim Jong-un on Friday (April 27) is expected to ease geopolitical risks and stimulate new economic momentum that will benefit Asia's fourth-largest economy going forward. 

Moon, Kim shake hands, begin historic meeting at border

  Apr 26, 2018
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Time to give history a nudge to achieve lasting peace on Korean Peninsula

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Leaders of two Koreas set for historic summit

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  Apr 24, 2018
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