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U.S. and South Korean soldiers of the combined 2nd Infantry Division train at Camp Red Cloud in Uijeongbu, South Korea. Elise Hu/NPR hide caption

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For South Korea-U.S. Summit, The Big Question Is Still North Korea

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Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi delivers a speech during the international seminar commemorating the 10th anniversary of the September 19 joint statement of six-party talks at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing, China, on Saturday. Kim Kyung-hoon/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, seen here in an undated picture released by the Rodong Sinmun newspaper, has said his country will never give up its nuclear weapons. In the photo, Kim was visiting a hydroelectric power plant. Rodong Sinmun/EPA /LANDOV hide caption

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Armed South Korean soldiers cross a bridge on a truck in the border town of Paju, South Korea, on Sunday, as negotiators from the South and North Korea resumed talks. EPA/Landov hide caption

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An undated composite photograph showing the delegates at the Panmunjom talks on Saturday. (Left to right) South Korean National Security Adviser Kim Kwan-jin, South Korean Unification Minister Hong Yong-pyo, Hwang Pyong-so, the North Korean military's top political officer and Kim Yang-gon, the top North Korean official in charge of inter-Korean affairs. EPA/Landov hide caption

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Visitors look at a miniature map of the Korean Peninsula at the Odusan observatory in Paju, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea, on Friday. North Korea is set to push back its clocks by half an hour to mark the end of Japanese occupation after World War II. Jeon Heon-Kyun/EPA/Landov hide caption

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A farmer stands near a field in South Hwanghae, North Korea. Wong Maye-E/AP hide caption

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Is N. Korea Facing A Famine Or Just Seeking More Aid?

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