North Korea could answer with military actions following South Korean military exercises
Defense News - South Korea
Saturday, 18 December 2010, 12:44 PM
North Korea army could answer with military actions following South Korean military exercises.
Following the military exercises organized by South Korea in Yello sea on the island of Yeonpyeong, The North Korea stated that it could answer by a military action against these provocations.
South Korean marines patrol on Yeonpyeong island in the disputed waters of the Yellow Sea
The tough talk continued Friday as North Korea warned it would launch a military strike against the South if Seoul goes ahead with live-fire drills near Yeonpyeong Island during the next few days, North Korea's state-run KCNA reported.
Russia would have also required of South Korea to cancel these exercises in order to reduce the tensions.
The American democrat Bill Richardson is currently visits some in North Korea, it considers that the situation is extremely tended in the area. He asked the North Korea to keep his calm. The US government which supports South Korea, estimates that these military exercises are not a threat for the North Korea.
China also intervened, while requiring of both Korea’s not to make any decision which could accentuate the tensions, and to harm peace in the area.