North and South Korea held their first high-level military talks for seven years today, the South's Yonhap news agency reported, following a series of recent incidents on their land and maritime borders.
At a northern quayside China`s first aircraft carrier dwarfs nearby vessels, its take-off ramp rising higher than the top deck of the cruise ship at the next berth, symbolising the country`s naval ambitions.
North Korea has declared two areas
in the area of the western sea border with South Korea as
temporary "firing zones" for four days from Friday, an
official from the South`s Joint Chiefs of Staff said on Wednesday.