December 19, 2013 11:16
Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin has put the military on full alert for any provocations from North Korea.
In a meeting with military commanders on Tuesday, Kim said there is a high chance of a North Korean provocation between late January and early March next year.
Meanwhile, Saenuri Party lawmaker Cho Won-jin said in a special parliamentary meeting Tuesday that there are signs the North will attempt another long-range missile launch and a fourth nuclear test, citing work at its nuclear test site and missile launch facility.
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