Russia calls on South Korea to stop military drill

Russia on Friday called on South Korea to halt plans for a military exercise in the Yellow Sea that it said could escalate tensions with North Korea.

Russia calls on South Korea to stop military drill

Russia on Friday called on South Korea to halt plans for a military exercise in the Yellow Sea that it said could escalate tensions with North Korea.

"The Russian Federation... calls on the Republic of Korea to refrain from holding the planned firing of artillery in order to prevent the further escalation of tensions on the Korean peninsula," the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.


Reuters

Last Mod: 17 Aralık 2010, 18:16
Add Comment