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In this image made from video provided by Korea Broadcasting System (KBS), South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pose after signing documents in Pyongyang, North Korea Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018.(Korea Broadcasting System via AP)

South Korean President Moon says North Korean leader Kim agreed to allow nuke inspections


South Korean President Moon Jae-in says North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has agreed to permanently dismantle a missile engine test site and a launch pad in the presence of international experts in what he described as a specific step toward denuclearization.

North Korea dismantles a missile test facility

Moon also said on Wednesday that the North agreed to take further steps such as permanently dismantling its main Nyongbyon nuclear complex if the United States takes corresponding measures.

The leaders of the two Koreas have signed a joint statement after their summit talks.

South Korean media pool footage shows South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un signing the documents in Pyongyang on Wednesday.

The leaders, who also declared they will seek joint bid for the 2032 Summer Olympics, posed for photos while displaying the documents.

Moon and Kim spoke at a news conference following their second day of summit talks in Pyongyang.

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