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Positive signs celebrating the Inter-Korean Summit are seen near Seoul Station the day before on April 26, 2018.

North and South Korea come together in historic summit

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Friday’s inter-Korean summit was the first time since the Korean War’s 1953 ceasefire that a North Korean ruler has crossed the demarcation line into what is technically South Korea.

Students hold posters with pictures of South Korea's President Moon Jae-in and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un

North and South Korea to hold historic first summit in decade

A concrete border is seen as a South Korean soldier stands guard at the truce village of Panmunjom, South Korea July 19, 2017

The ‘Truce Village’ between North and South Korea

A scene from the movie "Okja," featuring the title creature — a humongous pet pig.

A Netflix animal rights movie came at a strange time for South Korea


Academics say to de-escalate in North Korea U.S. must talk

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Reports: North Korea agrees to suspend some nuclear activities in exchange for food aid

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Relationships between North Korea and the United States may have thawed dramatically on Wednesday with the U.S. State Department and North Korea’s state-run media announcing a suspension of nuclear enrichment in exchange for U.S. food aid.

North Korean leader Kim Jong Il dies

Kim Jong Il, the 69-year-old leader of North Korea, who had become increasingly ill and reclusive in recent years, died on Sunday.

North and South Korea united in augmented reality app


An app allows people to see a united Korea through augmented reality.