October 06, 2022

Moon calls for peace building on peninsula as Winter Olympics begin

ROK President also shares photo with DPRK's Kim Yong Nam in highest-level contact in over a decade

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday called on world leaders to put efforts into peacebuilding on the Korean peninsula, at an Olympic reception at which North Korea's Kim Yong Nam was present.

Speaking at a pre-Opening Ceremony Reception at which around 200 local and foreign VIPs were present, Moon urged participating nations to work together to ease tensions in the region.