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(LEAD) Moon, Kim sign summit agreement in Pyongyang

All Headlines 11:35 September 19, 2018

(ATTN: UPDATES with more information in paras 5-6; ADDS photo

SEOUL, Sept. 19 (Yonhap) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un signed an agreement at the end of their summit talks in Pyongyang on Wednesday.

The agreement was signed in a ceremony held at the North's state guesthouse Paekhwawon and broadcast live in Seoul.

Details of the agreement signed by the leaders were not immediately available.

Yoon Young-chan, Moon's top press secretary, earlier said the two leaders will hold a joint press conference to announce the outcome of their third bilateral summit, which began Tuesday.

This captured image from a live broadcast of the inter-Korean summit in Pyongyang shows South Korean President Moon Jae-in (L) and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un holding the summit agreement they signed on Sept. 19, 2018. (Yonhap)

In the ceremony, the countries also signed a fresh military agreement that is widely believed to be aimed at further reducing tension between the divided Koreas.

Details of the military agreement, signed by the countries' defense chiefs, were also not available.

bdk@yna.co.kr
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