Tag Archives: US-South Korea

North Korea warns of retaliation against US-South Korea military drills

11 November, 2019 8:13 pm 8:13 pm

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea threatened on Wednesday to retaliate if the United States goes ahead with scheduled military drills with South Korea, ramping up pressure on Washington to change course as a year-end North Korean deadline for US flexibility approaches. The statement came even though Washington said last week that the joint aerial exercise … Read More

Trump hails Kim, sees no need to resume U.S.-South Korea war games

08 August, 2018 9:34 am 9:34 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Days after cancelling a planned visit to North Korea by his top diplomat citing insufficient progress in denuclearization talks, US President Donald Trump hailed his personal relationship North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday and said there was no reason to resume war games with South Korea. Trump’s statement came a … Read More