April 09, 2020

Military action against N. Korea impossible without consent from Seoul: Moon
Seoul "will do all it can to prevent war" with DPRK, says President in Liberation Day speech
South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Tuesday that military action on the Korean peninsula would not take place "without consent" from Seoul, pledging to "do all" to prevent a war. In a speech marking the 72th anniversary of the South’s independence from the Japanese Empire, Moon reiterated that the national interests of the Republic of Korea (ROK) were his “top priority." “Only