Seoul, Pyongyang agree to hold military talks to ease border tensions

  09 January 2018    Read: 408
Seoul, Pyongyang agree to hold military talks to ease border tensions

Earlier, it was reported that the representatives of the Koreas met for the first time in two years in the demilitarized zone to talk about the steps that could be taken to soothe ever-growing tensions on the peninsula and North Korea's participation in the upcoming Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.

According to the joint statement that was issued following the talks, Seoul and Pyongyang have agreed to hold consultations to ease tensions on the border between the states.

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