North Korea

South Korea Vows Aggressive Retaliation To North Korea’s Military ‘Provocations’

South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol has vowed to respond more aggressively to military provocations by North Korea after Pyongyang sent drones into South Korea’s airspace earlier this week. Seoul not only revealed a $440 million military spending package in response to the incident but also called for its military to “punish” North Korea for its military actions.

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U.S. And South Korea To Increase Anti-Submarine Drills

As North Korea announces plans to increase its nuclear weapons cache and tensions rise in the area, the U.S. and South Korea are reportedly planning to increase anti-submarine exercises in 2023. According to the Korea Times last week, the biannual “silent shark” drills will be “bigger than those of the past, given the North heightening tensions with its dozens of missile tests in recent months.”

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