• AP EXPLAINS: War games between South Korea and United States

    11 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    SEOUL, South Korea - President Donald Trump promised to end "war games" with South Korea, calling them provocative, after meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong Un earlier this week. His announcement appeared to catch both South Korea and the Pentagon by surprise. A brief explanation of the military exercises:
    THE DRILLS
    The U.S. and South Korea hold major joint exercises every spring and summer in South Korea.
    The spring one - actually two overlapping exercises called Key Resolve and Foal Eagle - includes live-fire drills with tanks, aircraft and warships. About 10,000 American and 200,000...
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  • AP EXPLAINS: War games between South Korea and United States

    11 days ago - By National Post

    SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of - President Donald Trump promised to end “war games” with South Korea, calling them provocative, after meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong Un earlier this week. His announcement appeared to catch both South Korea and the Pentagon by surprise. A brief explanation of the military exercises:
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    THE DRILLS
    The U.S. and South Korea hold major joint exercises every spring and summer in South Korea.
    The spring one - actually two overlapping exercises called Key Resolve and Foal Eagle - includes live-fire drills with tanks, aircraft and warships. About 10,000 American...
    Read more ...