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Koreas leaders in historic summit agree to rid the peninsula of nuclear weapons

Saturday, April 28th 2018 - 07:30 UTC
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Friday's summit between the leaders of North and South Korea was a “historic meeting” paving the way for the start of a new era, North Korea's media say. North's Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in of South Korea agreed to work to rid the peninsula of nuclear weapons. Read full article

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  • :o))

    REF: “agree to rid the peninsula of nuclear weapons”:

    So from now on, except the “nuclear” weapons; they are free to use all other kinds of weapons.

    Apr 28th, 2018 - 01:13 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • The Voice

    Better to rid the peninsular of despot Kim Jong Un!

    Apr 28th, 2018 - 04:18 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • bushpilot

    One of the people in the above photo murdered his own brother, didn't he?

    Apr 28th, 2018 - 07:25 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Conqueror

    As the article sort of says, it depends on what the words mean to the parties involved. To South Korea, ridding the peninsula of nuclear weapons undoubtedly means there being no nuclear weapons there at all. To the North, it probably means the end of the US presence and the US nuclear “umbrella” being withdrawn. There's also the small matter of where the North could hide weapons. Would it permit unescorted in-depth inspections? Has it equipped itself so that it could manufacture weapons quickly? Would it give up any ballistic missiles? Wasn't that long ago that Kim said he didn't need any more development or tests.

    Surely, the reality is that the South would have to be on the brink of being completely overrun before the US seriously considered major strikes?

    Apr 30th, 2018 - 05:44 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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