Uriminzokkiri | South China Morning Post
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  • Jan 29, 2015
  • Updated: 5:14am


South Korea border island calm despite North Korea threat

South Korean soldiers patrol along a barbed-wire fence at Baengnyeong island near the border between the two Koreas. Photo: AFP

Residents of a South Korean island closest to the tense sea border with North Korea have shrugged off a warning from Pyongyang urging them to flee ahead of “thunderous attacks”, an official said on Sunday.

Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am

North Korean propaganda video shows Obama in flames

Photo: AP

The video came with a series of Korean-language captions, arguing that North Korea had been forced into conducting its latest nuclear test by US hostility. “The North’s high-level nuclear test aimed at US invaders, is the nuclear deterrent to safeguard our sovereignty,” one caption read.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

US ‘jumped to conclusions’ on North Korea nuclear test

A South Korean soldier patrols an area near the demilitarised zone separating the two Koreas. Photo: Reuters

A North Korean state media outlet has accused the United States of “jumping to conclusions” that the North would soon stage a nuclear test, adding to the confusion over its immediate intentions.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

N Korea video shows US city under attack

A screengrab from the Uriminzokkiri video.

North Korea, poised to conduct a nuclear test any day now, has posted a video on YouTube depicting a US city resembling New York engulfed in flames after an apparent missile attack.

The footage was uploaded on Saturday by the North’s official website, Uriminzokkiri, which distributes news and propaganda from the state media.

5 Feb 2013 - 3:46pm