South Korean warship sank in an explosion caused by geopolitical tension in the U.S. warships on standby (Figure)
3 27, the South Korean military rescue team in southwest paekyong sea search for missing persons. Xinhua News Agency/Niuxi Si News Service
Miao Ze World Wide Web Reporters on the news reported Lianhe Zaobao, 27, South Korean Navy “ship” the evening of 26 on duty in the Korean Peninsula and the western waters, the unexplained explosion occurred sank. Geopolitical situation in this accident so much tension, the Korean media that the incident may not be to North Korea, but U.S. warships have been ready to provide assistance.
after the accident, South Korean news media confusion, there is that “U.S. intelligence authorities that the event is not associated with North Korea”, “Cheong Wa Dae that has nothing to do with North Korea seems”, but a reporter in the broadcast stage, “said just a training mission on the explosion Shen warships, it is rare. “U.S. Defense Department official said the U.S. warships in the region is ready to stand by to help.
After the incident, South Korean National Police Agency issued an emergency order at around midnight, the command in Seoul, Gyeonggi, Gangwon-do Incheon and all over the Police Department into the “two state of emergency.” South Korean President Lee Myung-bak convened an emergency minister of defense, National Intelligence Director, Minister of Foreign Affairs, etc., held an emergency security meeting.