South Korea says considering way to change armistice with N. Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un greets Song Tao, head of the Chinese Communist Party's international liaison department in Pyongyang on April 18, 2018. — Reuters pic
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un greets Song Tao, head of the Chinese Communist Party's international liaison department in Pyongyang on April 18, 2018. — Reuters pic

SEOUL, April 18 — South Korea’s presidential office said this morning it is considering how to change a decades-old armistice with North Korea into a more peaceful agreement.

The two countries are discussing various ways to improve the security situation on the Korean peninsula towards a “a structure that is more fully peaceful”, a high-ranking presidential official said, answering a question about a North Korea-South Korean summit planned later this month. — Reuters

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