- The morale of the South Korean army had improved recently.
- Chosun also reported that mechanised North Korean army units have been moving towards the border.
- South Korean Army soldiers patrolling along the barbed-wire fence in Paju, near the demilitarized zone.
- As the weeks passed, the North Korean army forced the South Korean Army and its allies to retreat to the southern city of Pusan.
- Last Friday, the South Korean army launched a ground-to-air missile by accident. The missile exploded in the air, wounding at least three civilians.
- Chinese AP: South Korean Defense Ministry spokesman said on September 19, the South Korean army as planned will be the end of this year the total withdrawal from Iraq.