South Korea re-opened to allow the public inter-Korean border military restricted travel
towards South Korea South Korea military restricted border Imjin River
Global Network reporter Song Wei Gang reported last November 23 after the outbreak of shelling Korean, South Korean military had a total ban on people entering the military restricted area of ??the inter-Korean border for tourism. But recently, the South Korean military began to restrictions allow people in Yeoncheon-gun, Gyeonggi-do South Korea near the military restricted area for tourism.
Yonhap reported on January 4, South Korea and South Korea’s military said Tuesday Yeoncheon-gun, South Korea’s military decisions from December 23, to allow people to enter the new county west of Key Yeoncheon wait Taiwan Typhoon Observatory and the other side of tourism. Meanwhile, the South Korean military starting from December 22 to allow local residents to farming and construction purposes to enter the closed military zone. Earlier, South Korean military from day 13 to allow visitors to Paju County Dorasan station inside an underground tunnel and the third field inspection activities.
South Korean military official said, although the inter-Korean tensions have not slowed, but many people are willing to travel for security, some visitors decided to open closed military zone.
the above-mentioned South Korea as “private individuals out of control line” of the military restricted area is controlled by the South Korean armed forces are not allowed to enter the area. Specific range from the Korean demilitarized zone (DMZ) of about 10-12 km south of the south boundary of Korea, the control area. As close to the inter-Korean border, the area has been to prohibit access.