International Online Special: According to an April 1st report by South Korea’sJoongAng Daily, North Korea announced on March 30th that the two countries have entered a “state of war“, causing the already tense situation on the peninsula to become even more uncertain. However, some South Korean media claimed that North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un had previously issued a secret order to North Korean front-line forces that front-line soldiers absolutely must not fire the first shot and give South Korea and the United States the excuse to carry out a “retaliatory strike”.
- Inside the mind of Kim Jong-un (smh.com.au)
- Nobody’s Seen Kim Jong Un Publicly for Two Weeks (theatlanticwire.com)
- N. Korea celebrates holiday amid missile launch fears- VIDEO: New North Korean missile threat (foxnews.com)