North Korea Accepts Offer to Meet With South Korea for Peace Talks Next Week

North Korea on Friday morning accepted South Korea’s proposal for official talks and are scheduled to have person-to-person talks next Tuesday.

South Korea’s Unification Ministry Baik Tae-hyun told reporters that North Korea informed them by fax at 10:16 a.m. local time that they have accepted their proposal for talks, CNN reported:

The person-to-person talks will be held January 9th at the Peace House, located on the South Korean side of the village of Panmunjom, located in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) between the 2 nations, Baik said.

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