North Korea and the U.S. fought on opposite sides of a three-year war on the Korean Peninsula before signing a truce in 1953. The Korean Peninsula remains divided by a heavily fortified border, and the U.S. stations 28,000 troops in South Korea to protect the ally.However, even before late leader Kim Jong Il's death a year ago, North Korea indicated interest in repairing relations with Washington.
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