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Another N. Korean soldier defects at DMZ

In the second such incident since mid-November, a North Korean soldier reportedly defected to South Korea on Thursday morning through the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) that divides the two countries. South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) says the incident sparked gunfire from troops on both sides as the North’s border guards neared the Military Demarcation […]