Another news tidbit on North Korea…

SEOUL, South Korea South Korea’s new defense minister took office Saturday and vowed a strong military response that would force rival North Korea to surrender if it attacks the South again.

Read more…. South Korea renews vows of retaliation against North Korea

Hmmm interesting…

Today’s Featured Flickr image

Looking into North Korea
North Korea
Image by WanderingSolesPhotography
This is the view of North Korea from the Unification Observatory on the upper-most northern east coast of South Korea.

Today’s Featured YouTube image

Taken from the BBC Documentary A State of Mind.
Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Latest Tweet on North Korea:
@TheMutation Yes. He is the dictator of North Korea. Why!! – by ecstaaasy (Joee Low)

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