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N. Korean army vows ‘special operation’ against South



SEOUL – North Korea’s military announced Monday it would soon launch “special operations” against South Korea’s conservative president, accusing him of insulting Pyongyang’s past leaders.

“We announce that special actions by our revolutionary army aimed to crush reckless challenges by the enemy forces will begin soon,” said a statement on official media which gave no details of the actions.

“The target of the special actions is the main enemy, Lee Myung-Bak, and his followers including the conservative media,” said the announcement by what was termed the “special operation action unit” of the top military command.

The North has for months been criticising the South’s President Lee in extreme terms and threatening “sacred war”. No incidents have been reported.

Tens of thousands rallied in Pyongyang last Friday, screaming hatred for Lee and calling for his death over alleged insults during anniversary celebrations held by the North in mid-April.


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Tags: Conflicts , Military , North korea , South korea


  • Palparan

    Just like the rocket launch, I bet this will again fail…

  • patriotic_act

    China and Russia will be behind NoKor’s back on all of this.. next in their line is either Japan or RP..

  • LAMBFORGOVERNOR

    how sad… 

  • PHtaxpayer

    Big deal, the NK and SK has been at war for over 60 years.  The Korean War was just a stalemate.  So both govts try to undermine each other since 1954, is that news?  This is merely western propaganda.  SK has had secret operations against NK ever since too but we never hear or read about here.

    Koreans will have to resolve their differences just like the Americans did in their civil war, the Vietnamese and Germans.  That’s really not our business and we shouldn’t get involved as we have bigger problems.  It’d be better for everyone else if they united under one Korea, except maybe for China and Japan who are their historical and strategic rivals.

  • mantajao

    I guess IMPO, the two Koreas will end their “cold war” and start reunification process IN THEIR OWN TERMS…

    For the North:

    They pray that the south will cease their “capitalist” government, surrender to Pyongyang and embrace communism just as their Vietnamese counterparts did to Saigon (now Ho Chi Minh) and south Vietnam.

    For the South:

    They pray that the north will realize a folly of staging a war that they cannot win and their weapons will be used against them…

    Well, it’s up to the people who will decide the fate of the two Koreas…

  • joeldcndcn

    N KOREA IS A “SLAVE” OF COMMUNIST CHINA AND ITS EXTORTIONIST, OK, THE WHOLE WORLD KNOWS THAT FACT, TSK, TSK, TSK! BOTH ARE GODLESS NATIONS WHOSE CITIZENS ARE SUFFERING FROM DICTATORSHIP AND OPPRESSIONS; SEE ALL THESE THINGS IN THE MAJORITY OF THE RURAL AREAS, DON’T BE DECEIVED OF THE “SHOWCASE” SHOWN IN MAJOR CITIES IN CHINA,  ITS A PLOY, CHECK THE RURAL AREAS AND  SEE THE TRUTH OF THE OPPRESSIONS, TSK, TSK, TSK!



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