N. Korea renews navigation ban in Sea of Japan for military drill
[Kyodo: Korea] North Korea has issued another navigation restriction for vessels passing through waters off its eastern coast in the Sea of Japan over a self-claimed military exercise, the Japan Coast Guard said Monday. According to the coast guard, which was notified of the ban by Pyongyang via e-mail the same day, the new ban covers an area about 450 kilometers in length and 110 km wide along the coast of Wonsan from June 25 until July 10 between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Japan time.
Posted by: Fred 2009-06-23