N.Korea accepts talks offer from S.Korea, meeting to be held Jan. 9

SEOUL - North and South Korea will hold official talks on January 9, South Korea's unification ministry said on Friday, after Pyongyang sent a statement accepting Seoul's offer for talks next week.
The agenda will include the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics as well as other issues of mutual interest, ministry spokesman Baik Tae-hyun told a regular briefing.