February 19, 2020

ROK-U.S. marine drills “run counter” to September military agreement: Rodong
DPRK's ruling party organ says Seoul, Washington "threatening peace" with ongoing exercises
The resumption last week of joint ROK-U.S. marine drills “runs counter” to September's DPRK-ROK military agreement, North Korea's highest circulation daily newspaper claimed on Monday in an accusation swiftly denied by the South Korean military. In an editorial, the Rodong Sinmun, an organ of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK), denounced the ROK-U.S. Korean Marine Exchange Program (KMEP)