However, they were pessimistic that the inter-Korean industrial park in Gaeseong, North Korea, would resume operations during President Park Geun-hye's remaining term. Park's presidency runs until February 2018.
The observers pointed out that it was Seoul, not Pyongyang, that decided on Feb. 10 to completely close the GIC in response to the Kim Jong-un regime's fourth nuclear test on Jan. 6 and long-range rocket launch on Feb. 7.
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