Chinese bombers and South Korean military on heightened alert over fears North Korea will test a NUKE as it celebrates the 85th anniversary of its army

South Korea is on heightened alert amid concerns about a new nuclear test by North Korea to mark the 85th anniversary of its army. US officials also said there was a higher-than-usual level of activity by Chinese bombers, signalling a possible heightened state of readiness by Beijing – reclusive North Korea’s sole major ally. In Russia, a Kremlin spokesman denied reports that it was moving military hardware and troops towards the border with North Korea.  US and South Korean officials have been saying for weeks that the North could soon stage another nuclear test in violation of United Nations sanctions, something both the United States and China have warned against. North Korea marks the 85th anniversary of the foundation of its Korean People’s Army on Tuesday, an important event that comes at the end of major winter military drills, South Korea’s Unification Ministry spokesman Lee Duk-haeng said…..Read More