U.S. Defense Secretary visit to South Korea to discuss a joint response to North Korean provocations program
World Wide Web (microblogging) correspondent Chang reported, according to Yonhap News, 26 October, U.S. Defense Secretary Leone – Panetta will visit South Korea 26, Korea and the U.S. sides will hold the “43rd Korean US annual security agreement will be. ”
reported that the upcoming 28th at the “Korea-US annual security agreement” will discuss the Korea-US joint response to North Korea more “aggressive” program, as well as U.S. military bases in Korea, the transfer of wartime operational command rights and other issues. This is Panetta served as U.S. Secretary of Defense in July this year after the first visit to South Korea.
According to reports, he will be a three-day visit, met with South Korean Defense Minister Kim wide town, President Lee Myung-bak and Foreign Minister Jinxing Huan. In addition, he will also visit U.S. military bases in South Korea, Seoul National Memorial Institute and other places.