U.S., S.Korea to replace spring exercises with smaller drills: officials

FILE PHOTO: Sailors from U.S. Navy position a power module during a biennial exercise conducted by military and civilian personnel from the United States and the Republic of Korea, as a part of the large Foal Eagle 2017 exercise off the coast of Pohang, South Korea, April 9, 2017. Courtesy Joshua Fulton/U.S. Navy/Handout via REUTERS

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States and South Korea are expected to announce that they will not carry out large-scale spring joint military exercises, replacing them with smaller-scale drills, U.S. officials said on Friday. U.S. officials have long said the spring exercises, known as Foal Eagle and Key Resolve, would be reduced in scope. However, […]

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