North Korea threatens holy war, the U.S. and South Korea

North Korea threatens holy war, the U.S. and South Korea

Now, on the 25th of February, in response to joint military exercises the United States and South Korea in the disputed waters of the Yellow Sea North Korea has threatened to start a "holy war." It is reported by the agency "Agence France-Presse."

The State Committee of Defense DPRK stressed that the United States considers the actions and South Korea as "unpardonable war hysteria" and "tacit declaration of war."

Teachings of the United States and South Korea at the sea border with North Korea launched on February 20. Pyongyang made statement that take retaliatory measures in this case in the disputed waters fall even a single projectile. But the "action" was not followed. South Korea and the United States on February 27, intend to continue teaching. Regular exercises are scheduled for March.

The United States and South Korea sometimes hold joint exercises off the coast of DPRK. Pyongyang each year makes a strong statements to that effect. But never for certain actions such statements should not have.

The last conflict between DPRK and South Korea, which can be considered large, occurred in November of the year before last. North Korea shelling the South Korean island of Yeonpyeong (in general, according to Pyongyang fired the first South Korea). Killed two South Korean marines. The losses from self-reported by Pyongyang.

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