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
- Clinton's ill health becomes 'presidential issue'
- More than 100 dead, hundreds missing in North Korea floods
- North Korea 'ready to carry out new nuclear test'
- US envoy warns North Korea of unilateral sanctions over nuclear test
- 'A beauty contest was judged by AI and the robots didn't like dark skin'
- North Korea's 'biggest' nuclear test sparks global outrage
- 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
Date created : 2010-11-25