Kim Jong-un celebrates anniversary of Korean war armistice by handing out pistols to generals

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was shown surrounded by pistol-toting generals while in the South masked veterans were socially distanced as the two sides on Monday separately marked the armistice that ended Korean war hostilities.The contrasting events marked 67 years since the ceasefire that left the peninsula divided and millions of families split by the demilitarised zone (DMZ).In the North’s capital, Kim handed out commemorative pistols to dozens of generals and senior officers, who…