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2017-18 North Korea crisis

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.

Clocks moved forward 30 minutes to match the South in a step towards reunification, state media say.

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  2. Reuters

Changes:

  1. North Korea announces that it is changing its time zone to match South Korea (UTC+09:00) as a further step towards Korean reunification.
  2. 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.

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