Seoul, Jan 29 (AFP) North Korea on Monday called off a joint cultural performance with artistes from the South ahead of the forthcoming Winter Olympics, Seoul said. Also Read - North Korea's Kim Jong-Un Elected as General Secretary of Ruling Party

The event at Mount Kumgang in the North, part of a rapid apparent rapprochement between Seoul and Pyongyang, had been due to take place on Sunday. Also Read - Has Kim Jong Un Really Administered Coronavirus Vaccine From China? Here's The Truth

But Seoul’s unification ministry said it had been notified by the North that it “has been called off”. (AFP) UZM Also Read - Kim Jong-un Sheds Tears & Apologises to North Korea Over Failures, Twitter Says 'What Is Going On'?

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