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Same people, different politics

I was struck by the closing paragraph of a column about the two Koreas, North and South, in the LA Times. Its author, Donald Kirk, compares what has been going on lately each side of the border: on the one...
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South Korea 'in missile deal to fortify border islands' (Missiles seem to be originating from Israel)

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

South Korea is to buy precision-guided missiles from Israel to strengthen defences on islands vulnerable to attacks from North Korea, reports say.About 50 missiles would be deployed on two islands near the border with North Korea, s... Read Post

North Korea threatens retaliation over South's war games

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

(Reuters) - North Korea warned South Korea on Sunday that it would shell islands close to their disputed sea border if the South violates its territorial waters during a military drill reported to begin in the Yellow Sea this week. ... Read Post

North Korea Threatens South Korea — Over Christmas Lights

News : NewsFeed (3 years ago)

Nothing says “international feud” quite like Christmas lights. When relations between North Korea and South Korea fall on the friendly side, South Korea doesn’t light up towers on its border with Christmas lights. When things aren’t... Read Post

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