While North Korea’s ballistic missiles are a greater threat to Japan and the US, its conventional forces are a greater threat to South Korea.
South Korea on Monday invited North Korea to participate in military talks, the first formal overture by newly elected President Moon Jae-in who promised an increased diplomatic outreach to the reclusive and volatile nuclear-armed regime to the north.
North Korea did not immediately respond. Neither did President Trump, who has pursued a more hawkish policy toward North Korea and promised “very severe things” in response to recent long-range missile tests.
Mr. Moon proposed opening the talks with North Korea on July 21 in the border town of Tongilgak
From CIW NEWS Contributor
South Korea war
Seoul, South Korea
South Korea (KR) is estimated to have a population of 50.8 million with a growth rate during 2010-2015 of 0.5% pa.
At the same rate of change, in five years' time its population will increase by 1.3 million.