Veterans of Korean War hope Trump-Kim summit brings peace

South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who has taken the role of a de facto mediator between the US and North Korea, wants a formal end to the Korean War which ended in a truce in 1953.

by

    Many are hoping that Tuesday's unprecedented summit between US President Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un will be the first step to a peace treaty to formally end the Korean War.

    The conflict pitted the Western-backed South against the North, supported by China.

    Al Jazeera's Florence Looi met a Chinese veteran who is hopeful lasting peace can be achieved, 65 years after the war ended.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Cricket World Cup 2019 Quiz: How many runs can you score?

    Cricket World Cup 2019 Quiz: How many runs can you score?

    Pick your team and answer as many correct questions in three minutes.

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia and a coalition of Arab states have launched more than 19,278 air raids across Yemen.

    Remembering Chernobyl

    Remembering Chernobyl

    The fallout from the Chernobyl nuclear power plant explosion remains as politicised as ever, 28 years on.