31 Mar '14, 4am

Update: South Korea returns fire from North near disputed sea boundary

Update: South Korea returns fire from North near disputed sea boundary

Related Commander: US military can’t conduct amphibious operations in the Pacific The Navy and Marines do not have enough assets to carry out a contested amphibious operation in the Pacific if a crisis arises, the top commander of U.S. forces in the region told lawmakers Tuesday. South Korea to shrink armed forces by a fifth in next 8 years South Korea's planned force reduction comes during a sensitive period for Washington and Seoul. Large US contingent to take part in South Korean exercise Nearly 10,000 U.S. troops will join the South Korean military later this month in the peninsula’s largest joint amphibious landing drill, South Korean media reported Tuesday. Scaparrotti: N. Korea able to fire missiles 'with very little warning' The top U.S. military commander in South Korea told U.S. lawmakers Tuesday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is more dangerous and unpredic...

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