22 Jun '16, 9pm

ISIS targets U.S. air bases in South Korea

ISIS targets U.S. air bases in South Korea

U.S. service members from the 51st Security Forces Squadron and Republic of Korea army special operations troops practice during a training scenario May 11 at Osan Air Base, South Korea. The Islamic State terrorist group made threats June 18 and 19 against Osan and Kunsan air bases, listing the installations as targets extremists should try to attack. (Photo: SrA Dillian Bamman/Air Force) 158 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE U.S. military bases in South Korea said they’re remaining vigilant after the Islamic State terrorist group called for attacks against installations on the Asian peninsula over the weekend. Online sources that support ISIS called for attacks against 77 U.S. and NATO bases worldwide. Among those, Osan Air Base, near Seoul, the capital, and Kunsan Air Base in the western part of the nation, were specifically listed as targets by the hacking group...

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