North Korea warns that it will launch further attacks on South Korea if it continues "reckless military provocation".
- North and South Korea agree to reduce tensions on the Korean peninsula after marathon talks.
- South Korea's Ministry of Unification says that North Korea is denying workers entry to joint-Korean Kaesong complex amid tensions on the peninsula. The Ministry of Defence will consider a military action if the workers' security is threatened. The U.S. Navy sends USS "John McCain" and USS "Decatur" into the area.
- North Korea renews war threats against South Korea and the United States, saying conditions "for a simmering nuclear war" have been created on the Korean peninsula. The country also says it is cutting a military hotline, which facilitates the travel of South Korean workers to a joint industrial complex in Kaesong.
- Officials from the United States, South Korea and Japan are to meet in Washington, D.C., to discuss North Korea.
- North Korea issues warnings about a planned exercise by South Korea and the United States this weekend.