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The world was watching when Kim stepped across the line that separates the divided Koreas to shake hands with Moon and take part in the the first face-to-face meeting of the two countries' leaders for more than a decade. Moon steps into North Korean territory While Kim had been expected to step onto the South Korean side of the demilitarized zone for Friday's summit, there had been no plans for…
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Kim became the first North Korean leader to step into South Korean territory since 1953 on Friday morning, crossing the line that separates the two Koreas at the demilitarized zone (DMZ) in a highly choreographed moment that was beamed live to the world. He was greeted by President Moon before walking along a red carpet to the Peace House for the first meeting between the leaders of the divided Koreas…
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What’s bringing Kim Jong Un to the table – CNN Video
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Evans Revere speaks to the media in this file photograph from 2007. Evans Revere speaks to the media in this file photograph from 2007.Mary Altaffer/Associated Press Evans Revere, a former deputy chief of mission and chargé d'affaires of the US Embassy in Seoul, spoke to CNN from Seoul about what to expect on at the summit. He said the mood in some corners of South Korea is "optimistic bordering on…
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North Korea test-fired more than 20 missiles, including three it claimed were capable of reaching the United States, and their most powerful nuclear weapon to date. Experts said the Kim regime was dangerously close to developing the capability to hit major US cities with a nuclear weapon, if it didn't have it already. However, the winds shifted in 2018 beginning with Kim's New Year speech, in which he wished his…