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Memorial Day Message: The Vigil at the Korean DMZ Growing More Tense

North Korean bellicosity means that the danger of ‘incidents’ intended to frighten the South has seldom been higher.

A TV screen shows file footage of the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, at a train station at Seoul May 25, 2022.

A TV screen shows file footage of the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, at a train station at Seoul May 25, 2022. AP/Lee Jin-man

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DONALD KIRK

Sunday, May 29, 2022

01:29:25 pm

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DONALD KIRK

Mr. Kirk, based in Seoul and Washington, has been covering Asia for decades for newspapers and magazines and is the author of books on Korea, the Vietnam War and the Philippines.

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