March 12th, 2013
12:14 AM ET

South Korea keeping close watch on North

South Korea is keeping a close watch on North Korean moves "as there are possibilities that these activities could lead to provocations," South Korean Defense Ministry spokesman Kim Min-suk said Tuesday.

The South is also making sure its combined forces with the United States are prepared in case of such provocation, in which "we will respond in a more resolute and destructively manner," the spokesman said.

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  1. Rascal Rabble

    i think south korea should hired dennis rodman as its ambassador...

    March 12, 2013 at 1:20 am | Report abuse |
  2. bobcat (in a hat)©

    Alllllll Riiiiiiight. I wasn't disappointed. I woke up this morning, full of anticipation that I would find yet another story on the Koreas. CNN did not let me down. Now the beginning of my day is fullfilled and I can move on with to the next phase. You know the morning consti tutional.

    March 12, 2013 at 10:20 am | Report abuse |
    • bobcat (in a hat)©

      Oh, and for those that don't know what a daily const itunional is, it consists of the three S's.

      March 12, 2013 at 10:24 am | Report abuse |
  3. saywhat

    good morning@bobcat
    If its not Korea then its M.East or Afghan/Pak, oh you would never get disappointed.

    March 12, 2013 at 1:04 pm | Report abuse |
  4. saywhat

    We carry out military exercises right on North's front yard & yet expect them to be quiet.

    March 12, 2013 at 1:06 pm | Report abuse |
  5. Mary

    And why would we do such a thing if we didn't expect a reaction @saywhat
    It's clear to everyone that we are doing it for a hidden agenda, but what would that be? @ saywhat
    Good afternoon 🙂

    March 12, 2013 at 2:43 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Mary

    Wooo Hooo ! I got one thru! lol 😉

    March 12, 2013 at 2:43 pm | Report abuse |
  7. Mary

    And there goes TWO... Mr. Magoo !!!

    March 12, 2013 at 2:44 pm | Report abuse |
  8. Mary

    Miss you guys 🙂 I'm still busy, but I'll try an be around more often.

    March 12, 2013 at 2:45 pm | Report abuse |