US-South Korea military exercise to start Aug 21: Pentagon

The annual joint military exercise, called Ulchi-Freedom Guardian, is expected to go ahead as originally scheduled and will start on Aug 21.

Reuters| Updated: Aug 11, 2017, 20:42 PM IST
US-South Korea military exercise to start Aug 21: Pentagon

Washington: A joint US-South Korean military exercise will start on Aug 21 as planned, the Pentagon said on Friday as the United States and c traded threats of war.

The annual joint military exercise, called Ulchi-Freedom Guardian, is expected to go ahead as originally scheduled and will start on Aug 21, said Lieutenant Colonel Christopher Logan, a Pentagon spokesman.