"As an outbreak of African swine fever has officially been confirmed in North Korea, it is very important to take disinfection and quarantine measures in border regions," the prime minister said after visiting a pig farm and a Marine Corps unit in Ganghwa
County in Incheon, west of Seoul.
After a brief stay in Seoul, we headed to Ganghwa
to visit the Hwanmunseok Cultural Center and the Peace Observatory.
Peace Observatory in the Incheon area, about two hours drive south of Seoul, allows visitors to observe the North Korean territory and some aspects of Korean life at the closest possible distance.
Some 200 South Korean Marines and some 20 American service personnel stationed in Japan participated in the exercise in waters off Ganghwa
Island in the Yellow Sea, where they sneaked into virtual camps of enemies, attacked targets and escaped from the sites, Seoul-based Yonhap News Agency reported, citing South Korea's Marine Corps.
FIRST PHILIPPINE GOLD Daniel Patrick Caluag finally strikes gold for the Philippines on Wednesday by winning the men's BMX race at the Ganghwa
Asiad BMX Track during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea.
Kazakhstan's Rishat Livensho won silver medal in the men's 65kg wushu sanda final match against Mohsen Mohammadseifi of Iran at the 2014 Asian Games at the Ganghwa
Dolmens gymnasium in Incheon on September 24, 2014.
Taekwondo competitor Hussain Al Mazmi will be in action at the Ganghwa
Dolmens Gymnasium in the minus 58kg category on October 3.
The shooting at a barracks on Ganghwa
island, west of Seoul and near the tense sea border with North Korea, left four soldiers dead and one injured.
The latest shooting spree at a Marine post on Ganghwa
Island is utterly shocking.
The suspect in the arson at the Namdaemun gate, identified only by his family name, Chae, was arrested yesterday on Ganghwa
Island, west of Seoul.
expedition to Korea in 1871, the first American military action on and around Ganghwa
Island, which killed over 200 Korean troops.