• South Korea stops blaring propaganda into North Korea to 'create the mood' of peacefulness

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    South Korea has halted its propaganda broadcasts of a highly-anticipated summit between President Moon Jae In and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
    South Korea's defense ministry said it would pause its program in order to "reduce military tensions between the South and North and create the mood of peaceful talks."
    Both North and South Korea use speaker systems along the border as a type of psychological warfare.
    South Korea announced Monday it has halted its propaganda broadcasts, which it blasts from speakers along the Korean border, in preparation of a highly-anticipated summit between...
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  • Before summit, South Korea halts propaganda broadcasts

    Before summit, South Korea halts propaganda broadcasts

    1 month ago - By Politico

    SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea halted anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts across the rivals' tense border on Monday days before their leaders are to sit down for talks expected to focus on the North's nuclear program, Seoul officials said. Seoul had blasted propaganda messages and K-pop songs from border loudspeakers since the North's fourth nuclear test in early 2016. Pyongyang quickly matched Seoul's campaign with its own border broadcasts and launches of balloons carrying anti-South leaflets across the border. South Korea, however, turned off its broadcasts to try to ease military...
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  • SKorea halts propaganda broadcasts before summit with North

    1 month ago - By National Post

    SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of - South Korea halted anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts across the rivals' tense border on Monday ahead of inter-Korean talks this week that are expected to focus on the North's nuclear program, Seoul officials said.
    Seoul had blasted anti-Pyongyang messages and K-pop songs from border loudspeakers since the North's fourth nuclear test in early 2016. Pyongyang quickly matched Seoul's campaign with its own border broadcasts and launches of balloons carrying anti-South leaflets across the border.
    South Korea, however, turned off its broadcasts to try to ease...
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  • SKorea halts propaganda broadcasts before summit with North

    1 month ago - By The Seattle Times

    SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea says it has halted anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts on the border ahead of inter-Korean talks this week. The South's Defense Ministry says it turned off loudspeaker broadcasts Monday to try to ease military tensions and establish an environment for peaceful talks. South Korea had broadcast anti-North propaganda across the...
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