Korea detente revives North Korean leader’s bullet train dreams

FILE PHOTO: An aerial photo shows the completed railway bridge across Sokjon Bay, part of the completed Koam-Tapchon railway, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang May 25, 2018. KCNA/via REUTERS/File Photo

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea‚Äôs ruling family has long dreamed of a state-of-the-art rail system linking its major cities with each other and the wider world. Now, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is looking to capitalize on an easing in international tensions with his isolated regime to advance plans for a high-speed rail network […]

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