An elderly resident sits in her garden in Yeoncheon, near the demilitarised zone separating North and South Korea. Declaring a formal end to the war will be one of the agenda items when US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader meet next week in Singapore for their unprecedented summit. Photo: AFP

‘We just put up with it’: Koreans living near the DMZ still hope for peace amid propaganda and gunfire

Residents near the military checkpoint hope Trump and Kim can formally end the Korean war at Tuesday’s summit, but aren’t worried about continuing to live with the threat of it

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An elderly resident sits in her garden in Yeoncheon, near the demilitarised zone separating North and South Korea. Declaring a formal end to the war will be one of the agenda items when US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader meet next week in Singapore for their unprecedented summit. Photo: AFP
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