You are correct AnitVirus the war has never ended for both the North and the South. It is just a cease fire that has lasted over 60 years. That says a lot right there. This is one of the reasons the US has many troops through out the South Korean Country side.
President Donald Trump attempted to make an unannounced visit to the demilitarized zone between North Korea and South Korea, but had to turn back because of bad weather. He was aboard Marine One en route when they had to return, according to reporters traveling with him. Ref. USAToday.
Yes this is a game changer and the fact that it is getting close to 2018 will make the North Korean Bully have to decide to attack now or not be able to soon.