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North Korea threatens to attack South Korea
AP ^ | 5/13/14 | Hyung Jin Kim

Posted on 05/13/2014 6:33:31 AM PDT by TangledUpInBlue

North Korea threatened Tuesday to "wipe out" South Korea's government in a furious response a day after a Seoul official said the North "must disappear soon," in an escalation of rhetoric between the rivals.

The North's powerful National Defense Commission called the South Korean comments an "intolerable" provocation that showed the South wants to take over the North.

It said in a statement carried by state media that North Korea will launch "all-out ... merciless" strikes to "wipe out every last person" in South Korean President Park Geun-hye's government.

(Excerpt) Read more at news.yahoo.com ...


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While I find the North's rhetoric often comical, does the South really need to issue any sort of provacative language?

File this under the "duh" heading...

1 posted on 05/13/2014 6:33:31 AM PDT by TangledUpInBlue
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To: TangledUpInBlue

Water is Wet.

Sun Rises in the East.


2 posted on 05/13/2014 6:34:15 AM PDT by dfwgator
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The North's powerful National Defense Commission called the South Korean comments an "intolerable" provocation that showed the South wants to take over the North.

...Cries Pinky and the Brain (of NK).

3 posted on 05/13/2014 6:36:29 AM PDT by Tenacious 1 (My whimsical litany of satyric prose and pontification of wisdom demonstrates my concinnity.)
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To: TangledUpInBlue

Really? Again?


4 posted on 05/13/2014 6:37:07 AM PDT by Roman_War_Criminal (Bible Summary in a few verses: John 14:6, John 6:29, Romans 10:9-10)
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To: dfwgator

Dog bites man.


5 posted on 05/13/2014 6:37:52 AM PDT by skeeter
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To: TangledUpInBlue

I’ll go you one better. South Korea needs to attack and destroy the North Korean regime. How’s that for provocative?


6 posted on 05/13/2014 6:40:11 AM PDT by Williams
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7 posted on 05/13/2014 6:40:41 AM PDT by JoeProBono (SOME IMAGES MAY BE DISTURBING VIEWER DISCRETION IS ADVISED;-{)
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To: SevenofNine

Is Pyongyang Patty screeching about it?


8 posted on 05/13/2014 6:41:16 AM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four Fried Chickens and a Coke)
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To: TangledUpInBlue

It’s just their annual Food Drive.


9 posted on 05/13/2014 6:41:27 AM PDT by Iron Munro (Malaysia Flight MH370 Black Box signals reported in Bermuda Triangle)
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To: TangledUpInBlue

Really??

The sun came out today too.

Yawn!


10 posted on 05/13/2014 6:42:40 AM PDT by sickoflibs (Obama : 'I never said that you can keep your doctor . Republicans lie about me ')
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To: TangledUpInBlue
Count For 2014...


11 posted on 05/13/2014 6:46:34 AM PDT by Dallas59 ("Remember me as you pass by, As you are now, so once was I, As I am now, so you will be")
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To: TangledUpInBlue

Again? Oh, right. It’s Tuesday. They always threaten to attack on Tuesdays.


12 posted on 05/13/2014 6:49:00 AM PDT by uglybiker (nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-nuh-BATMAN!)
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13 posted on 05/13/2014 6:50:03 AM PDT by dfwgator
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14 posted on 05/13/2014 7:05:29 AM PDT by servo1969
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I not sure I haven’t hear peep about it I think Chia Chub jealous he seeing Vlady getting attention he want attention


15 posted on 05/13/2014 8:48:55 AM PDT by SevenofNine (We are Freepers, all your media bases belong to us ,resistance is futile)
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16 posted on 05/13/2014 8:49:16 AM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: TangledUpInBlue

If the morons Obama brings most of the military home from there will be around 28,000 left..then the little turd in the north will attack..

As it stood when we were there they would only send down flyers for the Americans threatening them..


17 posted on 05/13/2014 9:05:14 AM PDT by PLD
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