Koreas to hold rare meeting of high-ranking officials: ministry

Koreas to hold rare meeting of high-ranking officials: ministry

PanARMENIAN.Net - North and South Korea will hold a rare meeting of high-ranking officials on Wednesday, Feb 12, and are expected to discuss a range of issues including planned reunions of separated families, the South's Unification Ministry said on Tuesday, Feb 11, according to Reuters.

South Korean President Park Geun-hye's deputy national security advisor will lead a group of defense and security officials at the meeting at the truce village on the Korean border, ministry spokesman Kim Eui-do said.

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