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Two Koreas agree on family reunions

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SEOUL - North and South Korea agreed on Wednesday to a reunion later this month for families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War -- the first such event since 2010. 

South Korean soldiers (foreground) look toward the North Korean side (back) as a North Korean soldier (centre R, back) approaches the UN truce village building that sits on the border of the Demilitarized Zone in Panmunjom on September 30, 2013

Officials from both sides meeting in the border truce village of Panmunjom, decided the reunion would be held February 20-25 at the North's Mount Kumgang resort, the South's Unification Ministry said.

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