SEOUL – South and North Korea want this month during their joint top to make an end to the military conflict between the two countries. The two nations are officially still at war, since the 1953 truce. The countries prior to the summit already carrying out consultations, so sign South Korean media.
One of the steps would be the restoration of the DMZ (Demilitarized Zone) in the original state. The four-kilometre-wide zone of no man’s land runs along the line where the Korean War ended in a truce. The demilitarized zone is filled with land mines and barbed wire and from both sides is guarded by the military.
The meeting between the South Korean president, Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-un is scheduled for april 27th.
A successful summit could be the way pave for a meeting between the American president Donald Trump and the North Korean leader.