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 fires submarine-launched ballistic missile towards Japan
- US, South Korea begin military drills amid Pyongyang threats
- North Korean state media call defector 'human scum'
- North Korea's deputy ambassador in UK defects to South
- India: The activists struggling to end female genital mutilation
- US predicts UN will swiftly condemn North Korea missile launches
- North Korea fires ballistic missile into sea near Japan
- N. Korea fires three ballistic missiles, says South
- North Korea tests submarine missile, a failure says Seoul
- US urges 'united' UN condemnation of North Korea missile launches
Date created : 2010-11-25