Report: Two Koreas to hold summit
Updated: 2007-08-08 08:28
SEOUL, South Korea - The leaders of North and
South Korea will meet for their second-ever summit later this month, Yonhap news
agency reported Wednesday, reprising the historic 2000 meeting that launched
unprecedented reconciliation between the two longtime foes.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-il
returns a salute as he reviews a military parade in Pyongyang in this
October 10, 2005 file photo. [Reuters]
South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun gives a statement
regarding the kidnapped South Koreans in Afghanistan, at the Presidential
Blue House in Seoul July 21,
Korean leader Kim Jong Il and South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun will convene
in Pyongyang for the summit from Aug. 28-30, Yonhap reported.
The only other summit between the two Koreas was in June 2000, when Kim met
then-South Korean President Kim Dae-jung also in Pyongyang.
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