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N. Korea to Foreigners: Get Out, Avoid 'Thermonuclear War'

N. Korea to Foreigners: Get Out, Avoid 'Thermonuclear War'
Posted April 9th, 2013 @ 8:22am by Matt Cantor, Newser Staff

(NEWSER– North Korea has a new bellicose warning for foreigners, this time for those in South Korea: Get out. "The situation on the Korean Peninsula is inching close to a thermonuclear war," said an official statement from Pyongyang, per the New York Times. The North "does not want to see foreigners in South Korea fall victim to the war."

South Korea, however, is largely shrugging in response. “How long are we going to repeat this vicious cycle where the North Koreans create tensions and we give them compromises and aid?” asked President Park Geun-hye today.

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