South Korea has promised to bolster security on its border islands and urged China to use its influence on its North Korean ally even as Pyongyang threatened further military action in the wake of Tuesday's deadly clash.
AP - South Korea’s president vowed Thursday to boost security around islands near the site of a North Korean artillery attack while the North warned of more retaliation if the South carries out any “reckless military provocations.”
""If we're talking about a cyle of escalation, North Korea will always be one step ahead."
NORTH SOUTH CONFLICT: RECENT SPATS
- N. Korea says ballistic missile ready for deployment after 'successful' test
- UN vows to up sanctions against N. Korea over latest missile test
- North Korea says latest missile launch 'a new type of rocket'
- N. Korea test-fires ballistic missile
- The guided tours of corruption in Mexico; and the Jordanian YouTuber mocking internet conspiracies
- Tourists flock to Chinese city on North Korean border
- North Korea test-fires ballistic missile in defiance of international pressure
- Tillerson urges further North Korea sanctions at tense UN meeting
- 'Major' conflict with N. Korea a possibility, says Trump
- White House softens N. Korea war talk, targets sanctions
Date created : 2010-11-25