North Korean Soldier Defects to South Across Border

"A North Korean soldier was detected crossing the military demarcation line" by South Korean troops using surveillance equipment, the military Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said in a statement.

North Korean Soldier Defects to South Across Border

  PYONGYANG – A North Korean soldier defected to South Korea on Saturday across their heavily fortified land border, which the two sides have begun to demilitarize as relations between the Cold War-era foes warm, the South’s military said. The rare defection came as the two Koreas push ahead with a process of reconciliation in […]