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N. Korean Fishing Boats Retreat after Violating Yellow Sea Border

Lucy Towers
12 September 2012, at 1:00am

SOUTH KOREA - A group of six to seven North Korean fishing boats briefly crossed a tense maritime border with South Korea in the Yellow Sea, but retreated after a South Korean patrol boat broadcast a warning message, military officials said.

The warning message was broadcast when the fishing boats crossed the Northern Limit Line (NLL) border and strayed into South Korean waters at around 11:10 a.m, reports YonhapNewsAgency