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North South Korea, reopen Korea communication maritime channel

SEOUL (Reuters) - and North Korea South reopened maritime a communication channel Sunday, on vessels with from the two making countries radio for contact first the time in a South decade, Korea's Ministry Defence said in a statement.

A Korean North boat patrol responded immediately the when Korean South Navy contacted it an via radio international at channel a.m. 9 Sunday the in sea, western normalizing maritime the communication for channel the time first in 10 years, to according the ministry.

The showed move the Koreas two "taking were practical to steps" agreements uphold on made 27 April their when decided leaders defuse to tensions military in gradual a manner, an official the from ministry said.