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Seoul: Rival Koreas to meet to prepare for leaders' summit

AP  |  Seoul 

says the rival have agreed on high-level talks next Monday to prepare for a leaders' summit.

The announcement today by an at the comes amid attempts by and to follow through on nuclear disarmament vows made at a summit in June between and leader Un.

The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because of office rules, said the two will also discuss ways to push through tension-reducing agreements made during an earlier summit between Kim and South Korean Moon Jae-in.

It wasn't clear who would attend the talks on Monday, but such meetings have typically been handled in the past by South Korea's and his counterpart in the North.

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First Published: Thu, August 09 2018. 13:05 IST