“On Friday, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made a historic visit to the South. It’s the first time this has happened since the Korean War ended in 1953. Kim arrived at the summit in the demilitarized zone dividing the peninsula in a blacked-out car. Alongside him ran a team of 12 bodyguards. He was greeted at the border by South Korean President Moon Jae-in. The pair shook hands and even went off script as Kim invited Moon to step back into North Korea with him.” The meeting, while groundbreaking, was long on pomp and short on details. So let’s start with the pomp. Here are the pictures from the historic meeting of the Korean leaders.

+ “We bade farewell to the frozen relationship between North and South Korea, which was a nightmare. And we announced the beginning of a warm spring to the world.” BBC: Koreas make nuclear pledge after historic summit. Plus, five key moments from the Kim-Moon meeting.

+ “It was easy to forget that this was a man who has threatened the world with nuclear war, used summary executions and foreign hit jobs to eliminate his rivals and presided over some of the worst human-rights abuses in recent history.” The Economist: Can the euphoria of the Korean summit last?

+ “In a deliberate show of confidence — almost bravado — Kim literally strolled across the military demarcation line that has divided the Koreas for three generations, sat as an equal at the negotiating table with Moon and then joined him at an intricately arranged banquet before riding his black Mercedes limousine back into the land he rules absolutely.” Interesting takes in this AP analysis: North Korean leader displays nuclear pride.

+ A throwaway line about North Korea’s most “famous” dish set off a cold noodle craze in South Korea and across social media. (Reminder: The most popular dish in North Korea is government imposed starvation.)

+ NY Mag: The Campaign for Donald Trump’s Nobel Peace Prize Has Begun.

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