US bombers, fighter jets in bombing drill over Korean peninsula: South Korea

The bombers flew from Guam and the fighters flew from Japan, joined by six South Korean fighter jets in the drill.

Reuters| Last Updated: Sep 18, 2017, 12:17 PM IST

Seoul: The US military on Monday flew a pair of B-1B bombers and F-35 fighter jets in bombing drills with South Korea over the Korean peninsula, in a show of force against North Korea, South Korea`s Defence Ministry said.

The bombers flew from Guam and the fighters flew from Japan, joined by six South Korean fighter jets in the drill, a South Korean defence ministry official said.