Historic talks have taken place the leaders of North and South Korea, aided the dish of cold noodles. North Korea's Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un and South Korea's President Moon Jae-in discussed a whole range bilateral issues, including the denuclearization the Korean Peninsular. Cold noodles ensured the talks were conducted a jovial manner. After Kim Jong-un made history becoming the first North Korean leader to cross the border and step foot the South, he joked his gift of cold noodles for his counterpart. Long queues formed cold noodle shops in Seoul. social media, the term "cold noodles" was trending higher than "North Korea-South Korea summit".
World leaders were optimistic Friday that the summit would lead to peace between the two Koreas. The two countries are technically still war, having never signed a peace treaty since the end the Korean War 1953. China praised the Korean leaders their "political courage". It welcomed their joint declaration vowing to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula and seek a peace treaty. China's foreign ministry called the handshake the border between the leaders a "historic moment". Many families either side the border were separated the Korean War. They are now hopeful that better relations between their two countries will allow them to reunite family members after decades separation.