Decision-making in Pyongyang: North Korea to stop military actions against South Korea

After the threat of military action against its neighbor South Korea, North Korea sends a relaxation signal. The Central military Commission of the workers ' p

Decision-making in Pyongyang: North Korea to stop military actions against South Korea

After the threat of military action against its neighbor South Korea, North Korea sends a relaxation signal. The Central military Commission of the workers ' party, have made at a preliminary meeting chaired by leader Kim Jong-un, an assessment of the current situation and decided, "the military action plans against South Korea to" suspend, reported by the state media on Wednesday. Reasons for the decision were not named. At the meeting, which was held by video link, had also been documents discussed on "measures to further strengthen the war deterrent", it said.

The tensions on the Korean Peninsula have heightened again recently. North Korea reacted angrily to a Propaganda campaign of South Korean activists and North Korean refugees, the end of may, approximately 500,000 in balloons Packed leaflets with criticism of the autocratic leadership in Pyongyang in the direction of the North, sent had. Pyongyang accused the government in Seoul, to tolerate this is often at the limit of actions taken, and threatened with consequences.

With this decision, North Korea seems to be the view of observers of his sharp tone, more to mitigate and to both sides for the time being, more time for a solution. The South Korean news Agency Yonhap reported, citing military officials, North Korea slips back speaker to reduce the have it installed previously for possible propaganda broadcasts at the border.

Updated Date: 24 June 2020, 08:20

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