North Koreans fired 40 rounds at defecting soldier, South Korea says

Posted In: News Date:Nov 14th, 2017

South Korean soldiers did not fire their weapons, but Monday’s incident occurred at a time of heightened animosity over North Korea’s nuclear programme. The north has expressed intense anger over past high-profile defections. It was the first shooting at the jointly controlled area of the heavily fortified border in more than 30 years.