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N.Korea shows no sign of repositioning forces: Britain

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Britain urged calm on Sunday over the spiralling nuclear tensions with North Korea, saying that Pyongyang had shown no signs of repositioning its armed forces despite its "paranoid rhetoric". 

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (centre) with army information workers in Pyongyang on March 28, 2013, in a photod released by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). North Korea is showing no signs of gearing up for "all-out conflict" by repositioning its armed forces, despite tensions on the Korean peninsula, British Foreign Secretary William Hague said on Sunday.

Foreign Secretary William Hague added that there was no immediate need to withdraw British diplomats despite Pyongyang warning that it could not guarantee their safety if conflict broke out.

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