Picture News May 18, 2019

Pyongyang, North Korea, May 18 – A cooking contest takes place at a noodle restaurant in Pyongyang on April 2, 2019, to mark the April 15 Day of the Sun, in this photo provided by the Choson Sinbo. The Day of the Sun is the birthday of the North’s late founder Kim Il-sung. Photo courtesy of Yonhap
Gokseong, South Korea, May 18 – The 2019 Gokseong World Rose Festival opens for a 10-day run in Gokseong, South Jeolla Province. Photo courtesy of Yonhap/Country office
Panmunjom, May 18 – Foreign journalists walk on the blue-painted Foot Bridge at the truce village of Panmunjom in the Joint Security Area of the inter-Korean Demilitarized Zone on May 17, 2019. South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un took a stroll and had a private conversation there during their summit on April 27, 2018. Photo courtesy of Yonhap