April 24, 2024

South Korea hold drills on taking out North Korean ballistic missile launchers

US-ROK special forces also train to eliminate DPRK leadership in conflict on penultimate day of Freedom Shield exercises

The South Korean military conducted an aerial exercise simulating precision strikes against North Korean ballistic missile launchers on Wednesday, the penultimate day of large-scale U.S.-ROK Freedom Shield drills.

The allies’ special operations forces have also been carrying out a joint field training exercise practicing close-quarter fighting inside enemy facilities since last Friday, with South Korean defense minister Shin Won-sik inspecting the drills on Wednesday.

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