South Korea Promises ‘Punishment’ in Response to North Korean Threats

'Defensive' military drills by North and South Korea prompts harsh rhetoric from Seoul and Pyongyang
March 6th, 2013
0

SEOUL – North Korean military drills organized in response to South Korean military exercises has lead the South Korean military to warn of a ‘strong’ punishment towards North Korea should a recent string of strongly-worded threats from Pyongyang propaganda outlets manifest as an attack, Yonhap news reported in Seoul.

The U.S. and South Korean militaries

You have reached your limit of 5 free articles this month. Subscribe today for unlimited access. Prices start from just $2.88 per week
Existing users, please sign in here:
Remember Me

Recommended for You

New Yalu river bridge opening postponed

New Yalu river bridge opening postponed

The opening of a lengthy Chinese-funded bridge across the Yalu River aimed at increasing trade with North Korea has been postponed indefinitely, the Times of London has reported. The China News Se…

October 31st, 2014
0
Kim Yong Nam in Uganda, new security deal may result

Kim Yong Nam in Uganda, new security deal may result

North Korea’s official head of state Kim Yong Nam is in Uganda for a four-day working visit, where it believed that a deal for the North to provide additional security training may be in the works. …

October 31st, 2014
0

About the Author

James Pearson

James Pearson (@pearswick) was the NK News Seoul Correspondent.

Join the discussion