North Korean leader directs island assault exercise

(AGI) Pyongyang, July 5 - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un haspersonally directed a large-scale military exercise thatincluded a mock assault on five islands controlled by SouthKorea near the southwestern part of North Korea. The exercise,which involved the army, navy and air force, followed a seriesof missile tests in the past week ahead of Chinese President XiJinping's state visit to Seoul. . .

(AGI) Pyongyang, July 5 - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un haspersonally directed a large-scale military exercise thatincluded a mock assault on five islands controlled by SouthKorea near the southwestern part of North Korea. The exercise,which involved the army, navy and air force, followed a seriesof missile tests in the past week ahead of Chinese President XiJinping's state visit to Seoul. . .