Koreas make nuclear pledge after historic summit

SEOUL:The leaders of North and South Korea have agreed to work to rid the peninsula of nuclear weapons after holding a historic summit.Smiling broadly and exchanging greetings, the two shook hands for a long time, exchanging greetings and looking from outward appearances like old friends.Moon had awaited Kim’s arrival at “Freedom House”, a building on the southern side of the Demilitarized Zone. As soon as he saw Kim come out, he walked to meet him at the border so that their handshake would be at the most symbolic of locations, each leader standing on his side of the military demarcation line that separates North from South.