The network published a video of the escape of a North Korean soldier through the checkpoints of the DPRK to South Korea. Video released journalist for Reuters in Seoul, James Pearson, according to the United Nations Command.
On video it is visible that in the direction of the checkpoint on the way to the uninhabited village of Panmunjom, where the border fence and the construction of the two Koreas coming SUV. Slightly slowed down near the checkpoint, the vehicle again accelerates and rushes through the bridge, after he’s been shot.
About pavilion Panmungak SUV goes on the curb, where it gets stuck. From him comes the man from a distance of several meters begin to shoot the North Korean military. A wounded fugitive falls into the foliage, where half an hour later pull out of the South Korean military.
With severe injuries defector was evacuated by a UN helicopter to hospital, where he underwent surgery. Now it is connected to the ventilator.
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13 November 2017 for the first time in several decades in South Korea with North Korea escaped North Korean soldier. It happened near the former village of Panmunjom, located 53 km from Seoul and 10 km from the North Korean city of Kaesong.
Video: Youtube / James Pearson