Democratic People`s Republic of Korea has asked South Korea “ to help it is more, as last time “
the North Korea has positively reacted to the South offer to help it in liquidation of consequences of torrential rains which have carried away lives of tens people and have destroyed the big farmland on the area. Thus Pyongyang has asked Seoul not to hesitate and “ to help it is more, as last time “ having in a kind more considerable volumes of the humanitarian help rendered by the South in former years.
As the representative of high rank of the South Korean government has informed, Democratic People`s Republic of Korea in the letter addressed to the chairman of Committee of the Red Cross has agreed to accept the help offered by Seoul. “ northerners have thus asked us to send additional parties of foodstuff, cement, the building technics and a number of other names. They in the letter have directly told: “ Help us more, as last time “ - quote words of the official South Korean mass-media.
the Interlocutor has explained that Democratic People`s Republic of Korea most likely refers on sounded by Seoul last year the offer to assist for a total sum in 10 billion (about 9,5 million dollars). Then South Korea was going to put rice party, cement and other, however the decision to refuse idea in connection with an aggravation of the Interkorean relations eventually was accepted. Present volumes of the offered help twice it is less - 5 billion (about 4,7 million dollars). “ disaster Scales in Democratic People`s Republic of Korea are approximately similar that were and last year. Probably, therefore in the north have considered that the present help to them it will be small “ - the representative of the government of South Korea has come out with the assumption. He also has let know that Seoul does not consider possibility of inclusion of rice, a flour, cement and the building technics in the list of the goods for a direction in Democratic People`s Republic of Korea.
we Will notice that the government of South Korea has approved recently a direction on channels of a local Red Cross of the humanitarian help in Democratic People`s Republic of Korea. As it became known, this help includes essential commodities, medicines, a food for children and the other goods.