North Korea is set to release three American detainees. Kim Dong-chul, a pastor has been detained since 2015 for spying. Kim Hak-song, and Kim Sang-duck have been detained since last year on charges of hostile acts.
Less than one week after the inter-Korean Summit, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, will host South Korean President Moon Jae-in and China's Prime Minister Li Keqiang for a round of high level discussions. Most of the discussion will focus on last week's meeting between South Korea and North Korea and what if anything can be done to work with the North Korean leader.
The United States has recalled the USS Carl Vinson to the Korean Peninsula. Today due to the continual provocative behavior by the North Korean Government and upcoming anniversary celebrations which could be problematic.