In the present day, 92-year-old Lee Keum-seom exclaimed as she fell into her lengthy misplaced son’s arms at a vacation resort in North Korea.
Lee had been ready 68 years to see her son once more after the two grew to become separated throughout the Korean War and have become trapped on both facet of the demilitarized zone (DMZ) which now splits the two Koreas.
Sang Chol was 4 when she final noticed him. He’s now 71 as he sat ready for Lee’s arrival with his daughter-in-law. Lee was joined by her two daughters, who grew up in South Korea.
In the a long time since the Korean War, the Pink Cross has reunited many households however 1000’s of others have missed out.