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Trump and Kim’s DMZ meeting mixes show and substance

By Zeke Miller on Monday, July 1, 2019

With those words, a deliberate step and a pat on the arm of Kim Jong Un, President Donald Trump became the first sitting American leader to step into North Korea on Sunday as the two made history at the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone. The made-for-television moment was unthinkable just two years ago, when the men were trading base insults and grim threats. Trump’s three-hour stop at the DMZ — of…

North, South Korean Leaders in Fact Proclaimed End of State of War

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

North Korea and South Korea signed an agreement in defence sector as well as a joint statement following the results of the summit in Pyongyang. South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have in fact proclaimed the end of the state of war, the South Korean presidential spokesperson said on Wednesday.“Leaders of the South and the North have in fact announced the end of the…

S Korean President Dismisses US Troops Withdrawal After Peace Treaty With North

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in dismissed the possibility of withdrawal of US troops stationed in the country in case of signing a peace treaty with North Korea, which will formally end 1950-1953 Korean War, presidential spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom said. “US Forces Korea (USFK) is a matter of the South Korea-US alliance. It has nothing to do with signing a peace treaty,” the spokesman said as quoted by the Yonhap News Agency on Wednesday. According to the media…