Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

North Korean block enters day two

ROUGH CUT - NO REPORTER NARRATION North Korea barred entry to South Korean workers trying to reach the Kaesong joint industrial complex for a second day on Thursday (April 4). More than 220 South Koreans already on the site would be allowed to leave through the day, the South's unification ministry said. South Korean workers who arrived early at the border crossing in the hope of getting back to their jobs were turned away although the vice president of the Kaesong Business Association said North Koreans had started work as normal at 8am. He said companies operating factories on the site had been told to pull out by April 10 and that a request to extend the deadline to April 13 had yet to receive a response. The North has threatened to shut the complex as part of the tense standoff with Seoul and Washington. The threat comes even though the industrial zone is one of the North's few sources of ready cash. South Korea is urging its citizens to leAuteur: reutersTags: bars industrial second narration Korean border cut North for workers Gepost: 04 april 2013Beoordeling: 0.0Stemmen: 0]]>

© DailyMotion -

Comment on this article!
To post a comment, we encourage you to become a member of® or log in if you are already a member. You can still post your commentwithout registering, but you will need to fill your personal information each time.

Become a member (free)   |   Log in

Postings are subject to the terms and conditions of®. Before submitting your message , you must read the Terms and conditions of® and agree to them by checking the box below.
Your name:
  I have read and agree to the Terms and conditions of®.
Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter