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N. Korean workers 'no-show' at joint industrial zone

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North Korean workers failed to report at the joint Kaesong industrial zone with South Korea after Pyongyang suspended operations, upping the pressure on Seoul in an escalating military crisis. 

A South Korean soldier at barricades on the road leading to the Kaesong joint industrial complex, on April 9, 2013. North Korean workers failed to report at Kaesong on Tuesday, after Pyongyang suspended operations, upping the pressure on Seoul in an escalating military crisis.

"As of now, no North Korean workers have reported to work this morning," said a spokeswoman for the South's Unification Ministry.

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