More than 400 separated families of North Korea and South Korea met today at Mount Kumgang

People’s Daily on February 23 According to the Yonhap News, the second round of meetings of separated families in Korea and South Korea will be held in Jingangshan in North Korea this afternoon. 88 families of the DPRK will meet with 357 families of the ROK.

According to the report, the Korean family’s family has been departing from Sokcho, Gangwon-do, South Korea at 8:20 local time (7:20 Beijing time) at the Han Dynasty Immigration Office in Gangwon Province. Transfer to the bus to Mount Kumgang, the group will arrive at the Mount Kumgang Hotel at 13:00 (12:00 Beijing time).

The separated families of the DPRK and the ROK will participate in the “Group Meeting” held at the Mount Kumgang Hotel at 15:00 local time (14:00 GMT). At 19:00 (Beijing time at 18:00), they will participate in the event. A welcome dinner hosted by the party. On the 24th, the separated family members will meet with individuals and groups and will have lunch together. On the 25th, the last meeting was held, thus ending the three-day reunion.

After the 18th discrete family reunion event was held from October 30 to November 5, 2010, the reunion of separated family members was held again after three years and four months. The reunion activities were held in two rounds. The first round of meetings took place from the 20th to the 22nd. A total of 140 Korean families and 58 accompanying family members went to the 178 North Korean relatives to meet in the DPRK meeting; the second round of meetings From the 23rd to the 25th, 88 families of the DPRK will meet with 357 family members of the ROK.

Responsible Editor: Qi Yuhan

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