TOKYO, 24 Oct â€” RIA Novosti, Xenia Naka. The South Korean military has declared one soldier’s escape the DPRK in their country over the past 10 years, reported Yonhap news Agency.
The soldiers crossed the demarcation line separating the North and South of the demilitarized zone at around 21:30 on Friday (15:30 GMT), according to the joint chiefs of staff of South Korea.
“Currently, our military is investigating why he fled”, â€” quotes Agency the statement of the Committee. During his escape of fire between South and North was not.
Earlier it was reported that on 13 June the same way on the side of South Korea ran across another soldier. Previous escape a North Korean soldier occurred in September 2016.
In addition, the Agency reported that on 18 June, another citizen of North Korea crossed the Han river in the Northern part of it tied to the shoulder pieces of foam, so as not to drown.