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Joint Press Release of Inter-Korean Red Cross Talks

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Joint Press Release of Inter-Korean Red Cross Talks


The South and North held Red Cross Talks to resolve humanitarian issues on June 22, 2018 at Mt. Geumgang, in accordance with the historic Panmunjeom Declaration. The South and North agreed as follows:

1. The South and North agreed to hold a reunion of separated families at Mt. Geumgang on the occasion of the National Liberation Day of August 15.


(1) The reunion will be held from August 20 to 26, for 100 families from each side respectively. Participants with mobility difficulties may be accompanied by one family member.

(2) The South and North will exchange written △ requests for fates of separated families by July 3, △written replies of the request by July 26, △and the final list on August 4.

(3) The South will dispatch an advance group comprised of event organizers and communications engineers five days before the reunion to prepare for the event.

(4) Further matters will de negotiated through document exchange.


2. The South and North agreed to repair the Mt. Geumgang Reunion Center for the reunion to take place smoothly. The South side will dispatch a facility inspection team from June 27.


3. The South and North will hold further working-level talks and red cross talks at an agreed time, to discuss humanitarian issues including the reunion of separated families.


June 22, 2018
Mount Geumgang

남북적십자회담 남북적십자회담 남북적십자회담