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
- US urges 'united' UN condemnation of North Korea missile launches
- North Korea fires second missile in defiance of UN resolutions
- Attempted North Korea missile launch fails, says South
- BBC journalist expelled for ‘insulting dignity’ of N. Korea
- North Korea’s Kim says will not use nuclear arms unless threatened
- 'No weddings, no funerals in North Korea so Kim Jong-un can party'
- North Korea stages once-in-a-generation party congress
- North Korea sentences US man to 10 years hard labour 'for spying'
- North Korea says it has miniaturised nuclear warhead
- S. Korea, US hold joint exercises as North threatens 'all-out' attack
Date created : 2010-11-25