12 Jun '18, 12pm

Pentagon assessing Trump directive to cancel Korea military exercises

Pentagon assessing Trump directive to cancel Korea military exercises

two major joint exercises with South Korea each year, Ulchi Focus Guardian, which is scheduled for this August, and Key Resolve/Foal Eagle in the spring. This year’s Foal Eagle was pushed back to de-conflict it with the Winter Olympics. A part of that exercise, Max Thunder, irked the North Korean leader to the point that he cancelled one of the pre-summit talks with South Korean president Moon Jae-In.

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