South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un walk during a luncheon, in this photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on September 21, 2018. Photo: Reuters

Kim and Moon want to resume joint Korean projects – but the US has to agree first

  • The North Korean leader’s offer to reopen the Kaesong industrial estate and resume tours to scenic Mount Kumgang has been welcomed by the South
  • But the Moon administration is constrained by layers of UN sanctions on Pyongyang, which the US is reluctant to remove without denuclearisation
Topic |   Korean peninsula

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South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un walk during a luncheon, in this photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on September 21, 2018. Photo: Reuters
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