December 06, 2021

In morning meeting with Moon, Kim Jong Un makes rare reference to “defectors”

Candid talks also saw DPRK leader discuss his country's "defective transportation"

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in a morning meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday made a rare mention of defectors, an official read-out of the talks and a Blue House official confirmed to NK News.

In comments conveyed to press by senior presidential secretary for public relations Yoon Young-chan, Kim - who arrived in the South this morning for a historic summit with Moon Jae-in, made mention of "displaced people, defectors, and residents of the island of Yeonpyeong."