North Korean leader proposes inter-Korean summit

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    Seoul, Feb 10 : North Korea’s reclusive leader Kim Jong-un has invited South Korean President Moon Jae-in to visit Pyongyang at the “earliest date” possible for what will be a third inter-Korean summit since 2007.

    The North Korean leader’s sister, Yo-jong, delivered the invitation to Moon on Saturday at his office Cheong Wa Dae, Yonhap news agency reported.

    “I hope the president will put a footprint in history that will be long remembered by the future generation by playing a leading role in opening a new era of unification,” she added, according to the official who spoke on condition of anonymity.

    (UNI)