“Jilted bride”: As South Korea marks peace summit, North stays aloof

A South Korean soldier stands on the blue bridge ahead of a ceremony to mark the first anniversary of Panmunjom declaration between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un which was held in April 27, 2018, at the southern side of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, South Korea, April 27, 2019. Lee Jin-man/Pool via REUTERS

GOSEONG, South Korea (Reuters) – Along forest trails below a bare mountain peak that until last year was a vantage point for a North Korean guard post, a group of around 20 ordinary South Koreans took a rare hike on Saturday near the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) separating the two Koreas. The hikers were chosen by […]

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