United States (U.S) sent their planes B-1B bombers from Guam for exercises with the South Korean Air Force. This was schedule to done over the Korean Peninsula on Tuesday. However President Donald Trump discuss with his top national security officials for dealing with the North Korean nuclear test.
Senior officials of South Korean military inform that two of its fighter jets had dispatched. When the United States fighters penetrate South Korean airspace. The fighters are equipped with ground missile drill, flying across the peninsula city towards South Korea and China. Where they organize a similar firing test, the Yonhap news agency staff inform.
The joint chiefs called the exercises routine and said they had “showed off the allies’ resolve for strong retaliation against North Korea’s nuclear and missile threats.”
The United States Pacific Air Forces inform in a report that air self defense force fighters had also joined the drill. This is the first exercise of its kind that is combine for the United States fighters planes with fighters from Japan and South Korea.
“Also flying and training at night with our allies in a safe, effective manner is an important capability shared between the U.S., and Japan. U.S. Air Force Major Patrick request that “This is a clear demonstration of our ability to conduct seamless operations. It is with all of our neighbors at any place and we are always ready.
Though there are many United States(U.S) and South Korean wartime operational plans. This including a plan to wipe out the North Korean leadership steal by North Korean hackers last year.
China, North Korea’s main ally and trading partner has consistently urge Washington. And Pyongyang to lower their rhetoric and return to the negotiating table.
In an editorial , the influential Global Times tabloid express alarm at how far the rhetoric on both sides had gone. And how it increase the risk of a “fatal misjudgment”.
North Korea as a nuclear power
“However the international community won’t accept North Korea as a nuclear power. North Korea needs more resources and may be proof to believe that nuclear program will contribute to its own political advantage. They should try at least one time in order to proceed further.” mention in the papers.
“War would be a nightmare for the Korean Peninsula and surrounding regions. We strongly urge North Korea and the US to stop their exercise and think about a peaceful solution for their nation.”