U.S. aircraft carrier not to participate in the Korea-US joint military exercises during the year (Figure)
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Xinhua News Agency in Seoul October 24 (Reporter Ban Wei), according to South Korea’s Yonhap News Agency reported on the 24th, originally scheduled for the western end of this month in South Korea Sea (Yellow Sea) to the Korea-US joint military exercises aircraft carrier battle group has been canceled, and the years will not be a U.S. aircraft carrier to participate in joint military exercises.
report quoted senior government sources as saying that as a “security” incident response, Korea had planned to carry out the end of this month the U.S. Seventh Fleet, “George Washington” aircraft carrier battle group to participate in the joint military exercises. However, as Korea had been the end of September in the western waters of the joint anti-submarine exercises, the end of this month to conduct large-scale exercise will be subject to various conditions, constraints, so the two sides decided not in the eastern and western waters of Korea joint military exercises.
South Korean media that Korea made the decision, presumably to avoid provoking the neighboring countries, held in Seoul next month’s summit in Seoul, the Group of Twenty create a good atmosphere.
In addition, in South Korea scheduled for the end of the western waters of the Han Meihai large-scale military landing exercise was postponed to the end of November.
Group of Twenty Seoul summit scheduled for November 11 to 12 at.