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North, South Korea to hold high-level talks on Monday

North and South Korea will hold high-level talks next Monday to discuss implementation of agreements reached last month between their leaders, the South’s Unification Ministry said on Friday.

It was referring to agreements outlined in a declaration signed by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae In in Pyongyang on Sept. 19 amid their third summit.

At Monday’s talks, which will be held at Peace House on the South’s side of the border village Panmunjeom, the two sides will also discuss the schedule for future inter-Korean talks, the ministry said in a statement.

(Peace House)

It said South Korea’s delegation will be headed by Unification Minister Cho Myoung Gyon.

There was no mention of who will lead the North’s delegation.

All — Kyodo News+

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