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S.Korea hails North's pledge to dismantle n-test site

IANS  |  Seoul 

South Korea's presidential on Sunday hailed North Korea's pledge to dismantle its

Kim Eui-kyeom, for South Korean Moon Jae-in, said in a statement that welcomed North Korea's announcement on Saturday to hold a ceremony for the dismantling of its from May 23-25, reported.

The said it was an expression of North Korea's willingness, not with a word but with an act, to keep on promise that made during the inter-Korean summit.

Moon and North Korean leader met on April 27 in the border village of

During the meeting, Kim promised to dismantle the Punggye-ri underground in northeastern North and transparently show the dismantlement to the world.

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First Published: Sun, May 13 2018. 09:38 IST
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