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Kim Jong-un went to a concert of South Korean pop musicians in Pyongyang

Photos of EPA-EFE
Photos of EPA-EFE

The leader of the DPRK, Kim Jong-no, together with his wife visited aconcert of South Korean pop singers in Pyongyang. A delegation of about 120 musicians and athletes arrived in North Korea for the first time since 2015.

In addition to Kim Jong-un and his wife, two high-ranking officials from the DPRK and a sister of the head of state attended the event. Another performance in Pyongyang is scheduled for April 3, and on April 27 the leaders of North and South Korea will meet at the summit.

Photo of Joint Press Corps
Performance of South Korean musicians. Photo of Joint Press Corps

The concert started at 18:20 local time at the Pyongyang Grand Theater, about 1500 people came there. As the media reported, Kim Jong Eun was satisfied with the two-hour performance and offered to hold the same cultural event in Seoul at the end of the year.

Recently, the leader of the DPRK has been appearing in public more and more often and is moving closer to relations with South Korea. The republics passed under the single flag at the Olympics in Pyeongchang, and Kim Jong Un for the first time during his reign left the country for a visit to China.

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