December 11, 2019

South Korea, U.S. begin scaled-down joint military exercises
Recent missile tests by DPRK an "expression of discontent" over drills, ROK defense ministry says
Seoul and Washington have begun a round of joint military drills, South Korea's defense minister said on Monday.Speaking at a hearing at the National Assembly, minister Jeong Kyeong-doo was asked whether planned joint military exercises, designed as an alternative to the now-terminated Ulchi Freedom Guardian (UFG), had begun.“Yes, it is being conducted,” Jeong told lawmaker Ha