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
- VX Nerve agent used to kill N. Korean leader's half-brother, police say
- N. Korea blames 'immoral' Malaysia for death of leader's half-brother
- Malaysia seeks North Korea diplomat for questioning in Kim killing
- Rogue nation: North Korea and the death of Kim Jong-nam (part 2)
- Rogue nation: North Korea and the death of Kim Jong-nam (part 1)
- 'The Evolution of the Presidential Portrait'
- Malaysia summons envoy over murder of N. Korean leader's half-brother
- Malaysian police arrest N. Korean man over murder of Kim Jong-Un's half-brother
- Kim Jong-un, François Fillon, French Police Brutality (part 2)
- Malaysia will not release Kim Jong Nam’s body without DNA from next of kin
Date created : 2010-11-25