2015 South Korea plans to build a fortress northwest islands
Data for: December 19, South Korean soldiers patrol in taeyonpyong
BEIJING, Jan. 18, according to Yonhap, South Korean Defense Ministry plans to the Northwest 2015 the island into a military fortress.
18, military sources said that the ROK Defense Ministry plans to 2015 will be the “West” Five island into a military fortress in 2012 to deploy to the five core combat equipment on the island, next year half of the island will be set up defenses for the North West area of ??North West Command.
It is reported that on November 23 last year, Korean taeyonpyong shelling incident, South Korean military to guard against large-scale modification of the original landing-based concept of defense, a conflict developed counter strategies can be effective .
Under the new strategy, the military fortress northwest of the island’s main purpose is to improve the program and force residents of the existence of rate and enhance the anti-landing capabilities, enhance air defense capability against North Korean provocations to strengthen capacity to fight. The military also considering building a channel to connect the shelter to expand military equipment protection facilities.