A- A A+
Last Updated : Aug 21 2019 6:08AM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Middle schools to reopen from tomorrow Kashmir valley; 1 solider martyred in unprovoked Pak firing            US appreciates India's stand that recent development in J&K are its internal matter            Delhi HC rejects anticipatory bail plea of P Chidambaram in INX media scam            Chandrayaan-2 successfully enters into lunar orbit; PM Modi congratulates team ISRO            Indian men's and women's Hockey team enters finals of Olympic Test Event in Tokyo           

International News

Dec 06, 2018
1:46PM

S.Korea, DPRK agree to verify withdrawal of guard posts in border area

NSD Logo
South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) have agreed to verify the pilot withdrawal of guard posts in the inter-Korean border area. 


Disclosing this at a press conference in Seoul today, South Korean Vice Defence Minister Suh Choo-suk said the verification will be conducted through on-site visits on 12th of this month. 


Seven-member teams will be sent to guard posts which were subject to the pullout.


The two sides had withdrawn soldiers and weapons from 11 guard posts respectively and destroyed them inside the demilitarized zone (DMZ) on a trial basis. The DMZ left the Korean Peninsula divided since the 1950-53 Korean War ended with armistice.


The withdrawal was conducted to implement the military agreement. Defence chiefs of the two Koreas signed the agreement during the Pyongyang summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in September. 

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 20 (Aug) Midday News 20 (Aug) News at Nine 20 (Aug) Hourly 21 (Aug) (0605hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 20 (Aug) दोपहर समाचार 20 (Aug) समाचार संध्या 20 (Aug) प्रति घंटा समाचार 21 (Aug) (0600hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 20 (Aug) Khabrein(Day) 20 (Aug) Khabrein(Eve) 20 (Aug)
Aaj Savere 20 (Aug) Parikrama 20 (Aug)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 20 (Aug) Samayki 20 (Aug) Sports Scan 20 (Aug) Spotlight/News Analysis 20 (Aug) Samachar Darshan 18 (Aug) Radio Newsreel 20 (Aug)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 1 (Aug) Surkhiyon Mein 1 (Aug) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 14 (Aug) Vaad-Samvaad 20 (Aug) Money Talk 20 (Aug) Current Affairs 16 (Aug)