|South Korea on Monday welcomed a message from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that he is open to talks between the two countries, and may consider sending a delegation to next month’s Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korean news agency Yonhap News reported. |
South Korea hails North’s proposal for talks
The South had earlier suspended the joint US invasion exercises for the duration of the Olympics.
The New York Times is none too happy with developments.
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