North Korea builds walls, roads on South Korean border

    WORLD  15 June 2024 - 16:28

    According to reports from the South Korean Armed Forces, military personnel from North Korea have commenced construction activities in the demilitarized zone (DMZ) bordering South Korea.

    The Yonhap news agency, citing an unnamed source within South Korea's military, indicates that the construction includes erecting walls and laying roads in certain areas between the Northern Border Line and the Military Demarcation Line. Details on specific locations within the DMZ were not disclosed.

    The source emphasized that recent activities observed include earthworks and infrastructure development by North Korean military forces. However, the ultimate purpose behind these developments remains unclear. The source speculated that North Korea may be establishing border walls or fortifications, but definitive intentions from Pyongyang have yet to be confirmed.

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