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Mike Allen Apr 27
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North and South Korea pledge to end war, denuclearize

The leaders of North and South Korea
Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in shake hands over the military demarcation line. Photo: Pool/Getty Images

The leaders of North and South Korea have pledged to seek a formal end to the Korean War, along with a shared goal of denuclearizing the peninsula,

From the scene: "Smiling and holding hands, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met at the heavily fortified demilitarized zone between the countries on Friday, pledging to pursue peace after decades of conflict," Reuters reports: