The demilitarized zone between North and South Korea has long been a symbol of war and division. But the recent opening of a number of walking trails nearby is giving tourists cause for hope.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has met US President Donald Trump at the Demilitarized Zone that divides South and North Korea for a "handshake for peace." It is the third time Kim and Trump have met in over a year.
Seoul called for the UN or another international body to investigate Japan's claims that some of its exports go to North Korea despite sanctions. Seoul and Tokyo have clashed over compensation to WWII forced laborers.
Months after talks with Pyongyang broke down, Donald Trump said he would like to visit the Demilitarized Zone and "shake hands" with the North Korean leader. North Korea said the meeting would be "meaningful."
South Korea has said it will make its largest food donation to the North since 2008, as an estimated 40% of North Koreans are undernourished. Much of the aid is aimed at helping vulnerable children and mothers.
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