Seoul calls Russian ambassador as Korean tensions rise

By Kim Tong-Hyung
Updated June 21 2024 - 7:10pm, first published 7:05pm
North Korean soldiers have again crossed the border into the South, prompting warning shots. (AP PHOTO)
North Korean soldiers have again crossed the border into the South, prompting warning shots. (AP PHOTO)

South Korea has summoned the Russian ambassador to protest the nation's new defence pact with North Korea as border tensions continued to rise with vague threats and brief, seemingly accidental incursions by North Korean troops.

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