South Korea nominates Army Chief of Staff Suh Wook as new defense minister | NK News
June 17, 2024
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South Korea nominates Army Chief of Staff Suh Wook as new defense minister

Suh served in the ROK military for more than three decades, vowing to "support peace" through strong military power

Updated at 7:10 p.m. KST to include remarks from the defense minister nominee

South Korea’s Presidential Blue House announced that Army Chief of Staff Suh Wook will become the new minister of national defense after a confirmation hearing slated for sometime in the next few weeks.

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