North and South Korea offer overtures of peace to each other

Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in holding hands at their summit
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un standing in peace with South Korean president Moon Jae-in at their summit. Photo: Korea Summit Press Pool/Getty Images

South Korea is removing propaganda-broadcasting loudspeakers from its North Korean border as promised after a summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, reports AP.

Why it matters: These gestures of peace show that both sides are willing to work with each other to create peaceful relations between North Korea and South Korea after decades of turmoil.