Secretary of State Clinton Warns of Consequences for North Korea Following Sinking of South Korean Warship

We cannot allow this attack on South Korea to go unanswered by the international communityā€¯

— US Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton warned Friday that North Korea must faces consequences over the alleged sinking of a South Korean warship which has stoked tensions in the divided peninsular.

A South Korean military report published this week claimed that the sinking of the Cheonan was caused by a North Korean torpedo attack.

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says there is overwhelming evidence North Korea is responsible for sinking a South Korean warship. Her statement came in Japan, the first stop in her three-nation tour of Asia