A dog given to South Korea by Kim Jong-un has given birth to super-cute puppies

As a symbol of peace and friendship, an adorable litter of puppies might be hard to top.

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has shown off the pups born to one of two dogs given as a present by his North Korean counterpart, Kim Jong-un.

Kim gave the two pungsan dogs, named Songgang and Gomi, to Moon to mark September’s inter-Korean summit.

And Gomi gave birth to a litter of six puppies – three male and three female – earlier this month.

The Blue House, the official residence of the South Korean president, shared images of the puppies on Twitter, saying: “Here are Gomi’s baby pups born on November 9. Mother and six babies are all very healthy.”

The South Koran president and the peace puppies
(twitter.com/TheBlueHouseKR)

Pungsan dogs were originally bred in North Korea and are seen as something of a symbol of the country.

Back in 2000, then North Korean leader Kim Jong-il gave two pungsan puppies to his South Korean counterpart, Kim Dae-jung, to mark another inter-Korean summit.

They were given “state guest” status and moved to Seoul Zoo, where they were treated like royalty and became one of the most popular exhibits with the public.

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