South and North Korean government officials connect northern and southern railroad tracks during a groundbreaking ceremomy. Photo: EPA

Work begins on railways connecting North and South Korea but no trains will run while sanctions remain

  • Officials from China and Russia were also invited to witness the symbolic start of an ambitious project Seoul hopes will one day link South Korea with the Trans-China and Trans-Siberian railways
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South and North Korean government officials connect northern and southern railroad tracks during a groundbreaking ceremomy. Photo: EPA
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