High-Level Talks to carry out the ｢Pyeongyang Joint Declaration of
September 2018｣ to be held Oct. 15 at Panmunjeom Peace House
South and North Korea will hold inter-Korean high-level talks to
discuss ways to carry out the ｢Pyeongyang Joint Declaration of
September 2018｣ at Panmunjeom ｢Peace House｣ on October 15.
o The R.O.K. Government proposed on Oct. 8 to hold the talks on Oct.
12 through the Panmunjeom communications channel. The North side
today(10.12) made a revised proposal to hold the talks on Oct. 15,
and the R.O.K. Government agreed to the North’s proposal.
The R.O.K. Government will send a delegation with Unification
Minister Cho Myoung Gyon as the chief delegate, and delegates
composed of relevant government officials including vice-ministers
for each agenda.
Through this round of high-level talks, the South and the North will
comprehensively negotiate ways to implement the ｢Pyeongyang Joint
Declaration of September 2018｣ and finalize schedules for follow-up meetings.