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
- North Korea sentences US man to 10 years hard labour 'for spying'
- Nigeria: 'Chibok girls must be found and freed'
- US Secretary of State Kerry in historic visit to Hiroshima memorial
- Former North Korean refugee in China: 'My mother was sold for 65 dollars'
- N.Korea claims successful long-range rocket engine test
- United States and China vow to work together to curb North Korea nuclear tests
- India's railway service stretched to its limits
- North Korea ‘fires ballistic missile into sea’
- North Korea sentences US student to 15 years hard labour
- North Korea orders nuclear warhead test in wake of UN sanctions
Date created : 2010-11-25