North Korea cancels high-level talks with South Korea in protest of United States-South Korea joint military exercises.
Pyongyang canceled talks with South Korean officials that were scheduled for Wednesday.
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- North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and South Korea president Moon Jae-in agree to hold a third summit between September 18 and September 20 in Pyongyang.
- 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.
- North Korea and South Korea begin removing landmines and other explosives from the Korean Demilitarized Zone.
- South Korean President Moon Jae-in states that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un wants to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump for a second time.
- North Korean leader Kim Jong-un greets South Korean President Moon Jae-in in Pyongyang for their third summit meeting in 2018, as both countries look to establish peace on the Korean Peninsula.