South Korea states that they want high-level talks with North Korea before the summit.
South Korea will seek high-level talks with North Korea this month as preparations for a summit began on Friday, the presidential chief of staff said, while officials in the South expressed interest in a separate summit with the United States.
2018-05-4 At 23:30 local time, North Korea changes its time zone to match South Korea (UTC+09:00) – a "first practical" impetus for Korean reunification, says the official North Korean agency KCNA. Context: 2017–18 North Korea crisis, North Korea, South Korea
2018-04-29 South Korean officials say that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un stated during his summit meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in that he would close the country's Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site in May. Context: 2017–18 North Korea crisis, North Korea, South Korea
2018-03-20 Delegations from North Korea, South Korea, and the United States meet in the outskirts of Helsinki, Finland. Context: 2017–18 North Korea crisis, North Korea, South Korea
2019-03-19 North Korea and South Korea express interest in jointly hosting the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup. Context: North Korea, South Korea
2019-01-15 South Korean media reports that North Korean officials are expected to visit the United States to discuss a second summit between the two countries at an unspecified date. Context: North Korea, South Korea