February 24, 2021

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“Flying object” crosses Military Demarcation Line into South Korea: JCS

Object, not yet identified, entered Cheorwon area of Gangwon Province at 1600 KST

A flying object crossed into South Korea from the North at 1600 KST, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) announced on Tuesday.

"Our military detected an unidentified projectile crossing the Military Demarcation Line (MDL) in Cheorwon area of Gangwon Province at 1600 KST today (May 23) and did warning broadcasting and shots in accordance with the procedures," the JCS said in a preliminary statement.