Posts tagged as South Korean President

South Korea’s Moon optimistic about end to Korean War

Friday, October 12, 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has told the BBC that it is only a matter of time before the US and North Korea declare an end to their state of war on the Korean peninsula. The war ended in 1953 with an armistice but a peace treaty was never signed. Mr Moon, the son of North Korean refugees, also said there could be more diplomatic “bumps and bruises” as he…

S. Korean president looks forward to ‘heart-to-heart talks’ during summit with Kim Jong Un

Monday, September 17, 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday he expects to have “heart-to-heart talks” during his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in hopes of restarting nuclear talks between Pyongyang and Washington and forging a lasting peace on the divided peninsula. Moon, who flies to Pyongyang on Tuesday for his third round of meetings with Kim in less than five months, has staked his legacy on improving relations with…