Veterans' memories on anniversary of Korean War


In South Korea commemorations are taking place to mark the anniversary of the outbreak of the Korean War on the 25th of June 1950.

The BBC has been speaking to two Korean veterans who were both stationed close to the border on that day, but on opposite sides of the line.

Choe Kyong-soon is a South Korean veteran and Yoo Ki-jin has been recalling his memories from North Korea.

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