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North Korean soldier defects to South Korea amid peace efforts

A North Korean soldier reportedly defected to South Korea at around 7:56 a.m. local time on Saturday. The South Korean military spotted the suspected defector crossing the military demarcation line that separates the border. Authorities are investigating. A North Korean soldier reportedly defected to South Korea at around 7:56 a.m. […]
North Korean soldier defects to South Korea amid peace efforts
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North and South Korea begin disarming their heavily fortified border

North and South Korean troops have begun to disarm their heavily fortified border as part of reconciliation efforts between the nations. Starting on Monday, Seoul and Pyongyang began removing all the land mines from the Joint Security Area located along the 155-mile Demilitarized Zone separating the two countries. The move […]
North and South Korea begin disarming their heavily fortified border
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‘It took us 11 years to get here:’ Kim Jong Un jokes about how long it took for North and South Korean leaders to meet despite the very thin demarcation line between them

During the historic meeting between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, Kim joked that it’s taken them 11 years to organise a visit, despite that a portion of the demarcation line separating the countries at Panmunjom is quite slim. “The 200-meter separation line is […]
‘It took us 11 years to get here:’ Kim Jong Un jokes about how long it took for North and South Korean leaders to meet despite the very thin demarcation line between them
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