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SEOUL, South Korea | 2 Koreas complete the disarming of 22 guard posts

SEOUL, South Korea  — The North and South Korean militaries completed withdrawing troops and firearms from 22 front-line guard posts on Saturday as they continue to implement a wide-ranging agreement reached in September to reduce tensions across the world’s most fortified border, a South Korean Defense Ministry official said. South Korea says the military agreement … Continue reading SEOUL, South Korea | 2 Koreas complete the disarming of 22 guard posts

SEOUL, South Korea | 2 Koreas talk about implementing recent military agreement

SEOUL, South Korea— North and South Korea held military talks on their border on Friday to discuss implementing a broad-reaching military agreement last month to reduce tensions. South Korean Major Gen. Kim Do-gyun before the meeting at Panmunjom said the discussions will include establishing a joint military committee that’s meant to maintain communication and avoid … Continue reading SEOUL, South Korea | 2 Koreas talk about implementing recent military agreement

BRUSSELS | The Latest: May says Trump-Putin talks could reduce tensions

BRUSSELS — The latest on the NATO summit (all times local): 11:30 p.m. British Prime Minister Theresa May says Donald Trump’s meeting with Vladimir Putin could help reduce the risk of confrontation between Russia and the West. The U.S. and Russian presidents are due to meet Monday in Helsinki, after Trump attends a NATO summit … Continue reading BRUSSELS | The Latest: May says Trump-Putin talks could reduce tensions