Moon leaves for inter-Korean summit: TV

Seoul (AFP) – South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday set off for the Demilitarized Zone for a historic summit with the North’s leader Kim Jong Un, live TV footage showed.

The meeting on the southern side of the truce village of Panmunjom, which comes after a whirlwind of nuclear diplomacy, is intended to discuss peace and lay the ground for a much-anticipated encounter between Kim and US President Donald Trump.