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dbt Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-22-11 03:32 AM
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Kim Jong-il death: Seoul 'showing no hostility'
Source: BBC

South Korea says it is trying to show no hostility towards Pyongyang, calling a return to stability in the communist state in the interests of the region.

President Lee Myung-bak made the comments in a meeting with top lawmakers, Yonhap news agency said.

Seoul is also sending its top nuclear negotiator to Beijing for talks on the situation in North Korea following the death of leader Kim Jong-il. <snip>

Even nature is mourning, the state-run Korean Central News Agency reported on Thursday. A snowstorm hit as Mr Kim died and ice on a volcanic lake near his reported birthplace cracked. A crane is also said to have adopted a posture of grief in one northern city.


Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16297811
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lbrtbell Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-22-11 05:03 AM
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1. The North Korean news is such a joke
I mean, it's only winter...what a surprise there would be a storm after Kim Jong Fathead kicked the bucket. :rofl:
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