arirang news

The World On arirang

TUE, 2016-02-09 KST

arirang Head Menu

Pyongyang proposes the two Koreas end all cross-border slander starting July 4 Updated: 2014-06-30 14:14:01 KST

Pyongyang has proposed that the two Koreas halt all cross-border slander and military provocations starting at midnight on July 4th.
In a so-called special proposal issued by the National Defense Commission Monday, Pyongyang said the two Koreas should put a full stop to military activities, including an upcoming annual joint military drill between Seoul and Washington.
The statement said the South should cancel the Ulji Freedom Guardian exercises that begin in August to create an amicable atmosphere before North Korea takes part in the Incheon Asian Games in September.
Experts say the proposal could be seen as an attempt by Pyongyang to demonstrate its efforts to maintain peace on the Korean Peninsula ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Seoul this week.


KOGL : Korea Open Government License
본 저작물 중 본문에 해당하는 뉴스 스크립트는 공공누리 제1유형-출처표시 조건에 따라 이용할 수 있습니다.
단, 영상 자료는 저작권 문제로 자유이용이 제한되니, 담당자에게 확인하여 주시기 바랍니다.
(국제방송교류재단 김형선 : ☎02-3475-5263)