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(Twitter )The U.S. and South Korea put on a show of force Thursday, regional time, as 4 U.S. F-35B fighter jets and 2 B-1B bombers signed up with 4 South Korean F-15 fighter jets to drop bombs near the North Korean border in a mock military workout.( Twitter)The mock battle comes the very same week that North Korea introduced an intermediate-range ballistic missile over Japan
— the very first time it had actually done so, and that missile may have been a test for Guam, a U.S. territory in the Pacific. Kim Jong Un vowed there would be more missile tests, regardless of numerous U.S. warnings from numerous authorities, including President Donald Trump and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis.(Twitter)” Our forward-deployed force will be the first to
prepared to deliver a lethal action at a moment’s notification if our nation calls,”the United States Pacific Command (USPACOM)tweeted Thursday.(Twitter )”By forward-basing [the F-35], the most sophisticated aircraft worldwide, here in the Pacific , we are enabling the [U.S. Marine Corps] to react quickly,”PACOM said.(Twitter)A South Korean authorities informed CNN that the exercise was meant to “highly counter North Korea’s
duplicated ballistic missile tests and advancement of nuclear weapons,” CNN reported. The United States Flying force said American bombers flew from Guam, and the four stealth jet fighters flew from a U.S. Marine Corps base in Japan, CNN reported.The mock bombing drill occurred over the Pilsung Range in the eastern province of Gangwon.USPACOM stated the flyover was”a direct respond to North Korea’s intermediate-range ballistic rocket launch, “CNN reported.
“North Korea’s actions are a danger to our allies, partners and homeland, and their destabilizing actions will be met accordingly,” said Gen. Terrence O’Shaughnessy, Commander of Pacific Air Forces, CNN said.President Donald Trump tweeted the other day that” talking is not the answer “when it pertains to handling North Korea.
(Twitter) On Monday, North Korea introduced exactly what is believed to have been an intermediate-range Hwasong-12 missile that flew over Hokkaido Island, in Japan.The rocket landed in the Pacific Ocean, and officials later on stated that the U.S. area of Guam had not been in threat of remaining in variety of the missile.The missile was characterized as the”most provocative missile test in a long time, possibly ever,”BBC News stated.< a href ="http://americanmilitarynews.com/2017/08/north-korea-tested-3-short-range-missiles-over-the-weekend-with-various-results/"target="_ blank"> North Korea also fired three rockets on Saturday, regional time.