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S Korea withdraws evauation order in Yeonpyeong

South Korea on Sunday withdrew orders to residents of Yeonpyeong island, which came under attack from North Korea on Tuesday, to evacuate to bunkers, media said.

world Updated: Nov 29, 2010 08:43 IST

South Korea on Sunday withdrew orders to residents of Yeonpyeong island, which came under attack from North Korea on Tuesday, to evacuate to bunkers, media said.

Yonhap news agency said residents and journalists on the island left the bunkers after the orders were withdrawn at about 11:57 a.m. (0257 GMT).