North Korean military hinted that it might attack the South Korean capital region (Figure)
Korea K-9 gun firing exercises 2010 年 12 月 20-day chart: South Korean military exercises Yin Ping Island waters Xinhua News Agency issued 22 South Korean Defense Ministry announced that the South Korean Navy 22, held in the waters in the eastern three- days of maneuvers, the Army and Air Force from 23, in Sichuan and other places hold joint exercise in winter. AFP Xinhua News Agency
Bloomberg News website reported on 22 December a South Korean military officer said that South Korea plans to 23 near the border with the disputed one-day inter-Korean military exercises. Declined to be named, said a spokesman for the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the border 31 km away from the hold of this exercise will be held in Sichuan dispatched fighters, self-propelled guns and 800 soldiers.
In addition, a Defense Ministry official said the South Korean Marine Corps today in Han Zhaodong waters near the border with the Department of the sea at regular exercise.
Kyodo news agency in Seoul December 22, according to local media reports, South Korean military plans in the country starting today at the East China Sea coast near the sea firing exercises, the three-day exercise will dispatch six warships and multi-frame “lynx” anti-submarine helicopters. Yonhap quoted a navy official as saying the exercise on the line south of the Han Zhaohai located about 100 kilometers.
Yonhap reported later today, tomorrow will be in Seoul, South Korea, the northern part of a training field at a large-scale fire drill. The military exercise will be held in Pocheon, Gyeonggi-do, the purpose was to examine the increasing tensions on the Korean peninsula, the military preparations of the occasion.
Yonhap Seoul, December 21, electrical fire in the army taeyonpyong training has ended 21 days, North Korea continues in the West Sea (Yellow Sea) the deployment of ground-to-ship, anti-aircraft missiles, our military trend in increased vigilance.
A military official said, North Korea on the west coast region to deploy additional SA-2 ground-to-ship, anti-aircraft missiles, the army firing exercise has not been withdrawn after the weapons. Possible military response to North Korea’s surprise, not only for the northwest islands, but also on the military demarcation line, the East Coast and other regions to strengthen the response trend.
present, our military F-15K, F-4E, KF-16 fighter jets in the air to maintain response to such situation, “King Sejong” ships and “Dokdo” Aegis destroyers and other ships are to maintain vigilance posture . In addition, the military in the Christmas lighting ceremony at the lighthouse love prostitutes peak area increased military response trend.
Korea, “Central Daily News” website reported on 22 December South Korean Defense Minister Kim W Town 21, said: “The Yin Ping Island marine fire training results is to show a strong will to defend its territorial sovereignty. “He’s parliamentary defense committee meeting on training for the shooting made the above evaluation. Minister Jin said: “Faced with the threat of North Korea, South Korean troops resolutely decided to take the necessary measures to help eliminate the concerns about security.”
uneasy parties focused their attention on the “Next”
South Korea, “Chosun Ilbo” website reported December 22, experts generally believe that even now not to provoke North Korea, is also likely to re-launch after some time provocative. Currently only South Korean military, the U.S. military has maintained a high alert.
Korea Institute for Defense of the bucket-hyun, said: “North Korea may be in February or March next year launch a new form of provocation about the new form of provocation will make it difficult to exercise self-defense Korea, resulting in national media split. “
21 days, South Korean Unification Minister in the Congress Palace, Xuan Nhon Trach Foreign Affairs and Trade Committee was asked” whether there is the possibility of North Korea’s provocation initiated by the future “, replied:” I think this may be sex is always there. “
expected to take North Korea’s provocation again shooting, shelling and other demonstrations of force and military provocations, terrorist attacks and other forms. In addition to the five West Island, demilitarized zone, outside the East China Sea have launched military provocation, many experts also worry that North Korea’s capital region in the terrorist attacks.
20 North Korean armed forces high command said: “The deal will hit the target on the destroyed headquarters of the United States and South Korea.” This statement suggests that North Korea will attack South Korea’s capital region.
Hong Kong – Asia Times Online reported that although 21 l2 present situation has eased, but analysts believe that North Korea will not continue to play “nice.” Pu Dexun Deputy Permanent Representative of Korea in New York, bluntly told reporters: “We said you’ve seen it empty?”
analysts believe that North Korea’s next move will be back to normal. That is, increase tension, causing the attention of the United States, prompting them to return to the negotiating table. Observers generally agreed that North Korea and the United States according to their degree of diplomatic progress in its next challenge the trial time.
United States, “New York Times” reported on 21 December in Seoul, analysts and policy makers said today that North Korea’s unexpected restraint means that it changed the policy of the recent military provocation, at least for now .
However, South Korea and the United States if North Korea was still apathy, then it is likely to attack again. Analysts say almost certain that its response will be asymmetrical – the unpredictable, unconventional and unexpected.
shelling last month, as is the case. Analysts say the North Korean provocation reflects the growing eagerness. North Korea needs to recover from the richer capitalist countries, Korea’s assistance to maintain their poor state economy. Aid agencies estimate that 24 million Koreans to feed North Korea’s domestic food production this year seems short of 1 million tons.
increasing Sino-US diplomatic game, “breaking the wrist”
“Japanese Economic News” reported on 22 December issue: the United States and around the conditions for dialogue to start the game
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Jiang Yu said Monday that China hopes that parties concerned to resume the dialogue and consultation process. She called on the parties to carefully study China’s proposal, as soon as possible to make a positive response.
New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson toward the end of a transit visit to Beijing after returning stressed: “We should understand the attitude of North Korea is pursuing its dialogue with all parties.” But the U.S. government thought that “North Korea is lip service” and require them to take concrete action. South Korean Foreign Minister Jinxing Huan is also wary, saying that “Richardson is to be North Korea as a propaganda tool.”
the BBC website reported on 21 December the United States has ruled out re the possibility of negotiating with North Korea. The White House said Pyongyang must stop its “belligerent behavior.”
the White House’s statements in the U.S. politicians Richardson informal visit to the DPRK issued. Richardson said that North Korea allow international inspectors to return to its main nuclear facilities and the attitude of live-fire exercises on the Korean restraint not to hit back at the new round of six-party talks will lay the foundation.
but White House spokesman Robert Gibbs said North Korea “even far from ready” for such talks, “At present, it is not what they say, but what they do.” .