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South Koreans rescue North Koreans from pirates

The point is not to expect North Korean gratitude or cooperation any time soon, but a model of how South Korea will attempt to rule a commonwealth of Republic of the Koreas.

NAIROBI, Kenya – South Korean snipers hovering in a helicopter Monday chased away pirates pursuing a North Korean freighter, while a Russian warship freed eight Iranian citizens held hostage for more than three months.

The two dramatic rescues in the Gulf of Aden come as piracy grips the lawless coast off Somalia.

via SKorean warship rescues NKorean vessel off Somalia.

While North Korea is a stalinist dictatorship and Taiwan is mostly a democracy, South Korea’s model for absorbing the North will be similar to China’s recent model for absorbing Taiwan.