Kim says sorry, peace a step closer

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SEOUL – The leaders of South and North Korea, president Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-un, at the conclusion of their summit meeting together stress that they want peace and no nuclear weapons on the peninsula. This is in their statement that speaks about “a permanent and solid peace” and an end to the mutual enemy actions.

The North Korean Kim Jong-un (center) is escorted by bodyguards.

The two stated that they also with the U.S. and possibly also with China at the table want to formally end the Korean war in 1953 with a truce is discontinued. A peace treaty is never signed, and the then frontline divided the country in a stalin north and western south.

After a year of tensions and mutual name-calling seem to be Kim and the U.s. president Trump each other at the end of may or beginning of June to go meet. Trump described as ” the suicidal raketman’ Kim this week as ’very open ’ and ’honorable’.

Visit to Pyongyang

Moon has announced that he is in autumn at the invitation of his North Korean interlocutor, a visit to the North Korean capital Pyongyang. The atmosphere between the leaders is, according to the news agency Yonhap excellent.

And Kim has not only his sister but also his wife to the top achieved. Sister Kim Yo-jong is playing a diplomatenrol in the regime and was at the beginning of the top already present at the border Panmunjom. Yonhap reported later that the wife of Kim, Ri Sol-ju, just before the dinner at Panmunjom has arrived. This is only the third summit of Korean leaders. The last were in 2000 and in 2007.

North-Korean noodles on top of Korea’s

The South Korean president, Moon Jae-in and the North-Korean dictator Kim Jong-un is consumed at the conclusion of their historic summit, including a cold dish of buckwheat noodles and soup from the North Korean capital Pyongyang. It’s called “naengmyeon Pyongyang” and is also in the south is a very popular snack.

According to the South Korean news agency Yonhap led the summit on Friday to a rush on places in Seoul, where the North Korean ’naengmyeon’ is prepared and sold.


On the menu of the leaders is also Swiss rösti with a Korean twist, because the potato dish refers to the youth who Kim for a part in the Alps would have spent. There is also john dory on the ’top menu’ and that may be Moon to his childhood in the port town of Busan to think.

The lord will be the dishes are able to wash it away with special wine made from azalea, left ’the Blue House’, the headquarters of Moon, prior to the top know. It is the first summit of leaders of the western south and the stalin-ruled north since 2007.

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