Jeongmin Kim is a correspondent at NK News, based in Seoul. She previously worked for the CSIS Korea Chair and in the Seoul bureau of Reuters news agency. Follow her on Twitter @jeongminnkim
Choe Chun-gil and Kim Kuk-gi were charged with espionage, sentenced to hard labor on June 23, 2015
Move would represent a violation of the 2018 inter-Korean agreement, if confirmed
Fighters for a Free North Korea said they defied a ban from Seoul and will continue the "struggle for justice"
News follows signs of military parade preparation at Mirim training grounds earlier this year
Flyers set to be carried by 3000 balloons, be scattered "deep inside South Korea": KCNA
Ministry of Unification condemns Pyongyang's plans to send “leaflet bombs of justice” across the inter-Korean border
Pyongyang promises to "terrorize" South Koreans with upcoming propaganda campaign
On North Korean side of border, life also appears to continue as normal – with few signs of military presence
Incheon also said it reached out to four NGOs to warn against sending anti-regime leaflets or rice bottles North
Minister Kim Yeon-chul says he takes "all responsibility" for a recent souring in inter-Korean relations
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