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Two Koreas, UNC Wrap Up JSA Disarmament

Two Koreas, UNC Wrap Up JSA Disarmament

SEOUL, Oct. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — The two Koreas and the U.S.-led U.N Command (UNC) on Thursday wrapped up the process of disarming the Joint Security Area in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), Seoul’s defense ministry said. As of 1 p.m., they completed the work of withdrawing military posts, armed troops and firearms from the JSA [...]

S. Korea Discovers Two Sets of Korean War Remains in DMZ

S. Korea Discovers Two Sets of Korean War Remains in DMZ

SEOUL, Oct. 25 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea found two sets of Korean War remains for the first time during its demining work in a notorious battle site inside the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) this week, Seoul’s defense ministry said Thursday. On Wednesday, the ministry’s Agency for KIA Recovery and Identification retrieved the remains from Arrowhead [...]

Travel Agency to Offer Eco Peace Tour Package to DMZ

Travel Agency to Offer Eco Peace Tour Package to DMZ

SEOUL, Oct. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — A tour agency specializing in travel to Korea’s heavily armed demilitarized zone (DMZ) said Monday it will sell a new package to the area that highlights the ecosystem and peace instead of security-centered sightseeing. DMZ Tour Korea will offer a “Cheorwon DMZ peace and eco winter travel” package from [...]