Korean DMZ clash PANMUNJOM, Korea (AP) North and South Korean forces clashed on the demilitarized . zone today' for the first time in six days, and both sides exchanged charges at an armistice commission meeting here. No casualties were reported. North Korea said 10 South Korean soldiers attacked its forces across the truce zone, firing "several , thousand rounds of heavy and light machine - gun fire." It said South Korea later brought up a number of tanks. Kennedy expedition WASHINGTON (AP) - Sen. Edward M. Kennedy is planning a three - day expedition to remote Alaskan villages next month to fulfill a pledge made by his assassinated brother Robert. Senators, aides and reporters making the educational excursion to the frozen north will fly between villages, but at one point they will have to resort to dogsledto reach their destination.