October 16, 2019
Seoul to reduce troops, equipment at DMZ ahead of “full-scale withdrawal”: MND
ROK military says it will maintain its "core capabilities" against threat from Pyongyang, however
The South Korean defense ministry on Tuesday said it will reduce the ROK's troops and equipment at guard posts along the demilitarized zone (DMZ) in stages, while pledging to build “core capabilities” against the North's missile and nuclear arsenal “as planned.” At a plenary session of the National Assembly’s defense committee, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) announced plans to