South Korea said North Korean soldiers with radical Cheonan warship sunk by a torpedo (Figure)
fished Cheonan aft part of
AFP April 21, 2010 reported that one had been kidnapped by North Korea South Korea military personnel, but also an activist of its own – Cuicheng Yong (Choi Sung-Yong) in an interview with AFP, said, “Although North Korea denied, but many Korean soldiers were sinking last month that South Korea’s ‘Tian’ guard ship is approved by the North Korean leader Kim Jong Il a premeditated military action in of the attack. ”
Cuicheng Yong said that his remarks are based on an unidentified army officer with North Korea in a telephone conversation.
South Korea declined to comment on.
Although South Korea did not directly accuse North Korea, but the displacement of 1,200 tons of “security” guard ship sank in disputed waters in the South and North Korea regarding the 46 crew members caused the death, South Korea is North Korea is suspected.
South Korean officials said the warship suffered “external explosion” is most likely caused the crash cause, and the North Korean side believes that South Korea is in the transfer of responsibility to its hard-line policy toward the DPRK to justify, rationalize.
Cuicheng Yong Kim Jong Il said the DPRK in November last year, the navy command of the maritime disputes with North Korea to provoke retaliation. He also said that there are 13 North Korean commandos to use a submarine fired a torpedo attack.
South Korea’s defense minister on March 26 that “security” sunk by a torpedo or mine attack is very likely that this incident is the second in 1999, 2002 and November 2009 inter-Korean another person died after fighting events.
2009 took place in November of the two Koreas exchanged fire, the North Korean patrol boat fire, local media reported that a crew member in an accident killed three crew members were injured.
North Korea vowed to take “no tolerance” of military action to protect its right to territorial waters of the Yellow Sea. (China Shipbuilding Technology and Economy Institute Lei Song)