Offending their most powerful (and one of few) allies? I wonder why.
posted on 05/17/2012 5:44:18 AM PDT
Maybe or China trying to make NK look like China doesn’t control them.
posted on 05/17/2012 5:46:37 AM PDT
(If you really want to annoy someone, point out something obvious that they are trying hard to ignore)
This might be the best thing to ever happen to those fishermen.
posted on 05/17/2012 5:47:06 AM PDT
by AD from SpringBay
(We deserve the government we allow.)
how is this different than the Somali piracy?
posted on 05/17/2012 6:00:14 AM PDT
(The Right to Life came before the Right to Pursue Happiness)
For a time, when China would send a train load of emergency food to North Korea, the North Koreans would refuse to return the Chinese train.
Talk about whackos!!
posted on 05/17/2012 6:03:24 AM PDT
Kim Jong Un is only 29 years old and by all accounts was a dunce at school. Too young and stupid to know how to run a country, even a totalitarian one...
demanded payment of 1.2 million yuan ($189,800) for releasing them, then cut their price to 900,000 yuan
A twenty five percent discount, huh? They must be "lousy" fishermen.
posted on 05/17/2012 6:17:56 AM PDT
(US$ - I owe you nothing. Euro - Who owes you nothing.)
North Korea defies description.
Socialism is madness and wickedness in state form; North Korea is all that in its purest.
posted on 05/17/2012 6:22:17 AM PDT
My face pisses me off. I think I’ll cut off my nose!
posted on 05/17/2012 6:27:56 AM PDT
(The so-called 'mainstream' media has gone from "biased" straight to "utterly surreal".)
1.2 million yuan ($189,800)
Did Ronrey Jr. wreck the old Mercedes?
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