After you have upped the voltage a notch in recent days, North Korea took action by destroying the liaison office with the South at Kaesong, a city located near the border, according to information from the ministry of Unification in Seoul. "North Korea blew up the liaison office in Kaesong to 14 h 49" (6: 49: GMT), announced the spokesman of the ministry in charge of relations between the two Koreas in a press release of a line sent to the press.
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Attacks of vitriol
Since the beginning of the month, Pyongyang has stepped up the attacks the vitriol against its neighbor, in particular against the defectors north Korean, from South, send to North leaflets of propaganda across the demilitarized zone. And, last week, the north Korean regime announced the closure of its channels of communication in political and military terms with the" enemy " of south korea.
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The leaflets, which are often attached to balloons that fly up to the territory of north korea, or inserted in bottles thrown into the border river, typically contain criticisms of the balance sheet of Kim Jong-un in the field of human rights, or its nuclear ambitions. Some experts believe that Pyongyang is seeking to provoke a crisis with Seoul at a time when the nuclear negotiations with Washington are at the stop.p> Updated Date: 16 June 2020, 04:33