• Kyodo


Pyongyang denied Tuesday that it has engaged in espionage using a ship that shuttles between Japan and North Korea.

According to the official Korean Central News Agency, Rodong Shinmun, the newspaper of the Workers’ Party of (North) Korea, brushed aside Japanese media reports that the 9,672-ton Man Gyong Bong-92 has been involved in clandestine activities, claiming the ferry is used only to transport freight and passengers.

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