KSC5215M: DPRK-US Summit Meeting at Panmunjom

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(News from 조선우표사 / Korea Stamp Corporation) The Korea Stamp Corporation has published a stamp in a souvenir sheet to commemorate that “Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un Met with the US President Donald J. Trump at Panmunjom”. 

According to the KSC the “Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the armed forces of the DPRK, had a lightning meeting with the US President Donald J. Trump at Panmunjom upon accepting Trump’s proposal.

Chairman Kim Jong Un stepped out of the Panmun House in the afternoon on June 30 Juche 108 (2019) to meet and take a historic handshake with Trump in front of the demarcation line at Panmunjom under the gaze of the international community.

The DPRK-US summit at Panmunjom has caused a stir all around the world while signalling a fresh start of the history of reconciliation and peace at Panmunjom which had witnessed the history of distrust, misunderstanding, conflict and antagonism.” 

Stamp

The stamp in the souvenir sheet has the following value/design:

  • 140 won stamp: “Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un Met with the US President Donald J. Trump at Panmunjom”
Stamp (in souvenir sheet) Sp5215M

Technical details

1. Souvenir sheet
Date of Issue: August 9 Juche 108 (2019)
Stock No.: 5215M
Size: 120 x 90 mm, 39 x 51 mm (stamp)
Denomination: 140 won
Designer: Choe Chol Man, Kim Won Myong
Printing: Offset
Quantity: 50.000 (Perf.), 2.000 (Imperf.)
2. FDC
Stock No.: Fp5215M
Size: 200 x 140 mm
Designer: Kim Won Myong
Quantity: 1.000

FDC

The souvenir sheet is also available on FDC:

FDC Fp5215M

Stamp leaflet

The new issue stamp leaflet for this issue was also released:

Leaflet (front)
Leaflet (back)

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Jo Pieters
My name is Jo Pieters. I’m living in Sittard, The Netherlands. I am interested in Korea in general and in collecting stamps of Korea. In 2012 I became a member of the KSS.

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