Tuesday, May 20, 1969 The El Dorado Times (El Dorado, Arkansas)

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Tuesday, May 20, 1969 The El Dorado Times (El Dorado, Arkansas) - World Nows By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SEOUL (APl —...
World Nows By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SEOUL (APl — American troops killed a North Korean infiltrator trying to sneak into South Korea this morning, the I’nited Nations Command reported A spokesman said the North Korean was spotted before dawn by 2nd Infantry Division soldiers guarding the western sector of the 2 l 2 -mile-wide demilitarized zone between North and South Korea. The infiltrator fired 70 to 100 rounds with a submachine gun. then tried to flee north, but American fire brought him down, the spokesman said There were no U S casualties. The infiltrator was the second North Korean killed in the southern half of the DMZ w ithin a week South Korean troops reported killing an intruder in the central sector last Wednesday TOKYO (AP> — Soviet President Nikolai Podgorny joined North Korea today in a denun ciation of US spy flights although Soviet ships took part in the search for the U.S. spy plane shot down by North Korea April 15 Podgorny and North Korean Premier Kim Il-sung said m a joint communique issued after the Soviet president concluded a five-day visit to North Korea “The espionage activities of U S warships and planes near the territories of Korea and the Soviet Union are dangerous acts against the peace and security of the peoples and ... such activities must be stopped." Podgorny arrived today in Ulan Bator, the capital of Mon golia It was not announced how long he would stav

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