Originally bombed by the US in 1950, the bridge was eventually dismantled by North Korea from its side shortly after the Korean War armistice.
November 24th by Jeff Tompkins |
Kim Jong-il promoted his son to the rank of general or "dae-jang," according to the official North Korean news agency KCNA.
The increasing tensions between North and South Korea are threatening the stability of the Korean Peninsula.
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