HEADLINE Video: Panmunjeom readies for inter-Korea summit

HEADLINE

Video: Panmunjeom readies for inter-Korea summit

By Ma Fei and Chen Shangwen | People's Daily app

14:05, April 19, 2018

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(Photos: Ma Fei and Chen Shangwen/ People's Daily)

Panmunjeom (People’s Daily) – South Korea is renovating a conference building at the Joint Military Area (JSA) with North Korea ahead of next week’s leader’s summit of the two countries.

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Called the Peace House, the three-story building was built in 1989 on the South side of the JSA where forces of both Koreas stand guard.

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Renovation includes setting up Internet connections and other functions necessary for the summit, Yonhap news reported.

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The South Korean government on Wednesday arranged press tours for journalists based in Seoul.

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People’s Daily reporters visited Panmunjeom, a village between North and South Korea, where the 1953 Korean Armistice Agreement was signed.

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(Video produced by Wu Kai)

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