North, South Korea to hold military talks on July 31

The general-level military talks would take place at the border village of Panmunjom within the demilitarised zone separating the two Koreas, Yonhap said on Friday, citing Seoul's defence ministry.

By: Reuters | Seoul | Published: July 27, 2018 11:48:30 am
north korea, south morea, kim jong un, moon jae in, inter korea summit, demilitarised zone, indian express South Korean President Moon Jae-in shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during their meeting. (Reuters)

North and South Korea agreed to hold military talks on Tuesday, the South’s Yonhap news agency reported on Friday, as both sides seek to defuse tensions amid a thaw in relations.

The general-level military talks would take place at the border village of Panmunjom within the demilitarised zone separating the two Koreas, Yonhap said on Friday, citing Seoul’s defence ministry.

An agenda for the meeting was not immediately known. The two sides last held such military talks in June.

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