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South Korean envoys meeting with North Korea leader: Blue House

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a grand military parade celebrating the 70th founding anniversary of the Korean People's Army at the Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang.
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A South Korean delegation visiting North Korea met its leader, Kim Jong Un, on Monday, a South Korean presidential spokesman said, making them the first South Korean officials to meet the young leader.

A 10-member South Korean delegation, headed by National Security Office head Chung Eui-yong, arrived in the North Korean capital, Pyongyang, earlier on Monday and later held a dinner meeting with Kim, the spokesman told reporters.