North Korea to hold sea border live-fire drill: Seoul

April 29, 2014 1:42 AM

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SEOUL: North Korea readied a live-fire drill near its maritime border with South Korea on Tuesday -- one month after a similar exercise triggered the exchange of hundreds of artillery shells across the disputed boundary.

"The North notified us there would be live-fire drills today north of the (border) near Yeonpyeong and Baengnyeong islands," a defence ministry spokesman told AFP.

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