In past years, North Korean soldiers have dug tunnels under the DMZ
(some discovered in 1974, '75, '78 and '90), and forces on both sides have erected tank barriers, minefields, electric fences, sentry posts, ramparts and perhaps even concrete walls.
The American troops at the DMZ
also want to show that they're hard as nails.
Forces Korea, the team monitors everything crossing through the DMZ
Tomorrow Secretary Clinton and I, along with our Korean counterparts, will visit the DMZ
to highlight how important operations are there to the security of the peninsula as well as the region and demonstrate our steadfast commitment" to South Korea, Gates said during a visit Tuesday morning to Camp Casey, a US base near the DMZ
The government announced last month that it plans to create a world-class eco-tour and peace belt along the DMZ
and also seek to designate the area as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
There are none of the birds here that the DMZ
is known for.
One expert recently wrote that "with the possibility of reunification between the Koreas, the DMZ
may be the most important conservation issue throughout Asia.
Its honeycomb desiccant rotor is said to be more efficient than the previous design used on Matsui's DMZ
acquired the project for $652,000 in January 1999 from Robert and LuAnne Vogel, Robert Vogel Jr.
On the same trip, I joined a USO tour of the DMZ
at the truce village of Panmunjom.
In most cases, the view from the DMZ
into the internal network is valuable as well.
North Korea deploys massive military force along the DMZ
which divides the country and South Korea.