North Korea and South Korea decided to sync

North Korea and South Korea decided to sync

The DPRK will go to the one with South Korea time. This decision was taken by the Presidium of the Supreme people’s Assembly, reports RIA Novosti.


To set the clock for 30 minutes ahead of planned may 5 of this year. The time difference between countries occurred on 15 August 2015, when the DPRK changed the clock on half an hour ago on the occasion of the anniversary of the liberation of Korea.

The leaders of the two Koreas, Kim Jong-UN and moon Jae-In on April 27 held a summit on the South Korean part of the demilitarized zone. The heads of state signed a joint Declaration and agreed to move toward complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

They also said they would seek the creation of a “permanent and lasting” peace on the Peninsula and move to the agreement that ended the Korean war. In addition, Pyongyang and Seoul will take steps to connect Railways.