The South Korean President's Rating Exceeded 70% after his Meeting with KimPolitics | April 30, 2018, Monday // 16:36| views
South Korea's president Moon Jae-in's rating for the first time in the past four months exceeded 70 percent after his historic meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, Jonhap said after a sociological study.
The survey, conducted by the Rialmith Institute, shows that 70 percent of the respondents approve of the way Moon Jae-in manages the state, an increase of 2.2 percentage points compared to the previous week. This rating is the highest since January, when approval for the president reached 70.6 percent. Of the 2502 polled , 24.4 percent disagreed with the president's job, down 3 percent from a week ago. On April 27, a historic meeting between the leaders of the two Koreas took place in the Panminjiang border village, the first of ten years. Negotiations ended with the signing of the Panminjiang Declaration, which underlined that the common goal of the two countries is denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.