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South Korea fires warning shots over alleged North Korean ship raid

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South Korea fires warning shots over alleged North Korean ship raid
South Korea 10 rocket launcher shells. Photo: Reuters

North Korea shot this monday 10 artillery shells off its western coast, according to the North Korean official agency KCNAin response to warning shots fired by South Korea at a North Korean vessel that crossed the maritime border between the two countries.

South Korea 10 rocket launcher shells

North Korea fired 10 multiple rocket launcher shells, this is not the first time he does it. It was around 5:15 a.m. local time on Sunday, after the South Korean military fired warning shots at around 3:50 a.m. citing patrolling activities, a spokesman for the North Korean People’s Army General Staff said.

What happened to the missile ship?

The South’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said it turned around a North Korean merchant ship that crossed the Northern Limit Line, the de facto maritime border between the two. Koreas.

“The General Staff of the Korean People’s Army (…) ordered to fire 10 shots with multiple rocket launchers to push back the enemy ship,” the North Korean spokesman said in a statement collected by KCNA.

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