N. Korea Will Scrap Accord Avoiding Naval Incidents With South

North Korea says it will scrap an accord aimed at preventing accidental naval clashes with South Korea.

The North's military said in a statement said Thursday it also will ban South Korean personnel and vehicles from entering a joint industrial park at the North Korean border town of Kaesong.

The statement was carried by the official Korean Central News Agency. It comes amid tension over the sinking of a South Korean warship blamed on a North Korean torpedo attack.


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  • by Anonymous on May 27, 2010 at 03:26 PM
    anon@3:44, you see it up here every day by the majority of the people that post things about obonga.You choose not to comprehend it.Once again bring Bush into it.But by the way he earned his respect serving 2 terms.He had to be doing something right to get elected again.All you can do is bring up obonga is not white.I thought he had a white mother and a black father.What color do you see him as?I see him as a liar thats all I see.Why do you see color?Is it because thats all you want to see?Still no respect from me.He has turned this country into the BOG OF ETERNAL STENCH with his Obsessions of lies.
  • by Paul Location: Greenville on May 27, 2010 at 01:48 PM
    Anon - you may want to quantify your statement with regard to "you all". I give respect to those that earn it. The last president that had my total respect was Reagan. There were things about Bush 1, Clinton, and Bush 2 I respected them for but not all. As for being Commander In Chief, Obama has only earned respect from those that want to sit around and let this country lose it's status as a superpower and turn into a sniffling bow down to our enemies weakling. If you think Russia, China, Iraq, and Korea will not ultimately take advantage of this weakling, you are sadly mistaken. They are not our allies or friends.
  • by anon Location: nc on May 27, 2010 at 12:44 PM
    It's funny, all of you were saying Bush deserved respect, and he sure didn't earn it. At least be honest about what your true problem is with President Obama.
  • by Anonymous on May 27, 2010 at 12:41 PM
    Respect,Niether one of them respect their people.North Korea lives in the dark and Obonga is trying to make this country the same way.They get no respect from me.Just two lying men is all I see.
  • by Anonymous on May 27, 2010 at 09:25 AM
    To annon 9.12 am He might be the commander,but we were fooled or should i say blinded by all the Glamor,firewarks,promise of Change etc.
  • by Paul Location: Greenville on May 27, 2010 at 08:48 AM
    One does not deserve respect any more than they deserve to be taken care of by the government just because they have no ambition to do for themselves - one earns respect and should earn their keep.
  • by To anonymous on May 27, 2010 at 06:12 AM
    Even when facing opposition such as North Korea, you can not get over the fact that the president of the United States is not a white man. You probably hope North Korea bombs the US, just so you can have something else to blame on Presidnet Obama. Like it or not, he is the Commander in Chief and deserves respect as such. You people are so ignorant.
  • by Anonymous on May 27, 2010 at 03:19 AM
    How can blowing up a ship be an accident.Kim Jung Il and Obonga are the accidents.
  • by Mike Location: Edenton on May 27, 2010 at 02:46 AM
    Accidental?? There are NO ACCIDENTAL naval clashes!! A submarine Captain does not accidentally fire a live torpedo and sink a ship. A gun crew does not accidentally fire a 5 inch gun and hit a ship. A missile crew does not accidentally fire a SAM and shoot down a plane.
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