Anti-China sign hung at N. Korean military academy – Chosun Ilbo

Messages blasting North's long-time ally have been hung before during periods of tension
March 24th, 2014

A sign with an anti-China message has been hung at North Korea’s Gang Gun Military Academy, a conservative South Korean daily reported on Monday.

The source used by the Chosun Ilbo newspaper, however, was unnamed, a practice for which it has been criticized in the past.

Gang Gun Military Academy, the site where the sign,

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Kang Tae-jun

Tae-jun Kang is the NK News East Asia Correspondent and is based in Hong Kong. Prior to writing, he worked as a riot police officer in South Korea for two years. He can be reached at [email protected] or @taejun_kang on twitter.

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