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
- 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for UN threats, says Kim Jong Un
- Trump orders new sanctions to squeeze North Korea nuclear program
- Trump strikes bellicose tone on North Korea in speech to UN General Assembly
- Trump to target 'rogue regimes' Iran, N. Korea in UN speech
- Spain to expel North Korean ambassador over nuclear stance
- North Korea seeks military 'equilibrium' with US
- North Korea fires missile over Japan in furthest-ever flight
- NATO missile shield is 'weak link' in North Korea threat
- UN Security Council unanimously backs new North Korea sanctions
- Korean violinist Hyung Joon Won on building harmony through music
Date created : 2010-11-25