South Korea stops the spread of propaganda via loudspeakers on the border with North Korea. That said, the ministry of Defense in Seoul, Monday. This is the “military tension reduction” and an “atmosphere for peaceful talks,” creating, in the run-up to the summit between the two koreas.
A few days before the summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and the South Korean president, Moon Jae-in, who last decide to place the loudspeakers on the border to convert. The ministry of Defence has not indicated whether the propaganda after the end of the top will be re-broadcast.
Since 1963 send Seoul to the border, alternating news stories, pop music and anti-North Korean messages. The broadcasts were in the middle of 2015 discontinued, but early 2016 is already started up after a nuclear test of North Korea.
Also North Korea sends propaganda from across the border, but it is not clear whether also Pyonyang his speakers turned off, or is that still a plan. After the opening ceremony of the winter Olympics this year in the South Korean Pyeongchang – which is the stage for rapprochement between the koreas, the regime, the volume is already lower.
Last Friday, announced Pyongyang that its nuclear and rakettentests would suspend.
Kim and Moon meet on april 27 in Panmunjeom, the village in the demilitarized zone, where the 1953 armistice between the two koreas was signed.