Tag: Demilitarised Zone
Seoul's defence ministry said Southern soldiers observed and confirmed the guard posts were completely ruined at the announced time.
The talks were the first meeting of a trilateral JSA commission made up of the two Koreas and the UN Command, which is included as it retains jurisdiction over the southern half of the JSA.
All rebels in the demilitarised zone must withdraw heavy arms by Wednesday, and radical groups must leave by October 15.
The group is the first to comply with a requirement to leave a demilitarised buffer zone.
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The DMZ, designated as a buffer zone, bisects the Korean peninsula and includes a Joint Security Area around the truce village of Panmunjom, where negotiations take place.
Southerners and Northerners are confined to two different hotels and allowed to see meet only over 2 meals and a separate 2-hour session - a total of only about six hours.
The detainee, named Seo, was apprehended for allegedly entering the North illegally via Panmunjom in July.