924 ROK citizens currently in nK, including youth soccer team

As the military tension in the Korean Peninsula intensifies with the nK declaration of a “quasi-state” of war and the forward movement of firepower units towards the forward area, 924 ROK citizens are known to be currently in nK. The Ministry of Unification spokesperson stated that there currently are “830 in the KIC, 10 at the excavation site of Kaesong Manwoldae, 84 in Pyongyang including the 83 of the youth soccer team.” Under the current situation the Ministry of Unification is restricting entrance into the KIC by only allowing KIC-located company officials that can return within the day to cross the border.