US moves missile defence to South Korea site amid tensions with North

North Korea 0 Comment 0

Thaad system being deployed despite protests from local residents and China, which says it threatens security balance

The US military has started moving parts of its controversial Thaad missile defence system to a deployment site in South Korea amid high tensions over North Korea’s missile and nuclear programmes.

The earlier-than-expected move prompted protests by hundreds of local residents and was denounced by the frontrunner for South Korea’s presidential election on 9 May.

Related: North Korea conducts live-fire drill with US submarine nearby, raising tensions

Continue reading…
Source: north-korea
Link : US moves missile defence to South Korea site amid tensions with North

Author

Leave a comment

Search

Back to Top