North Korea is gearing up to deliver propaganda leaflets above its southern border, denouncing North Korean defectors and South Korea, its point out media reported on Saturday, the most recent retaliation for leaflets from the South as bilateral tensions increase.
Enraged North Korean persons across the region “are actively pushing ahead with the preparations for launching a big-scale distribution of leaflets”, which are piled as substantial as a mountain, claimed point out news company KCNA.
“Each action ought to be achieved with good response and only when 1 ordeals it oneself, just one can come to feel how offending it is,” KCNA claimed.
North Korea has blamed North Korean defectors for launching leaflets throughout the border and threatened armed forces action. On Tuesday, Pyongyang blew up an inter-Korean liaison office environment to exhibit its displeasure from the defectors and South Korea for not stopping them launching leaflets.
A North Korean defector-led group said on Friday it experienced scrapped a plan to send hundreds of plastic bottles stuffed with rice, drugs and confront masks to North Korea by throwing them into the sea around the border on Sunday.
The two Koreas, which are nevertheless technically at war as their 1950-53 conflict finished without the need of a peace treaty, have waged leaflet strategies for many years.
South Korea’s military services applied to launch anti-North flyers across the demilitarised zone, but the system ended in 2010.
A number of defector-led groups have routinely despatched back again flyers, together with foods, $1 costs, mini radios and USB sticks containing South Korean dramas and information, normally by balloon above the border or in bottles by river.
Pyongyang has employed balloons to send its anti-South leaflets. South Koreans formerly ended up rewarded with stationery if they reported leaflets from the North.