Korean dissatisfaction with South Korea and Japan sign military agreement known as unrealistic
BEIJING, June 28, according to Yonhap news agency, South Korea and Japan as early as 29, will sign a military intelligence protection Agreement (GSOMIA), the news caused an uproar in South Korea. A lot of people criticized that, Japan on Dokdo and comfort women did not change its position, and South Korea with Japan signed a military agreement impractical.
In this regard, a senior official of the South Korean Foreign Minister said that the question of history should be in line with the principle firmly deal with, but in line with Korea’s real interest in things that should be treated differently. In addition, the Korean government believes that the event of an emergency on the Korean Peninsula, the ground forces, mainly the USFK and the Navy, Air Force, U.S. Forces Japan can only be synchronized response, South Korea and Japan, exchange of military information is inevitable.
same time, the opposition believe that the South Korean government to promote the process of the Agreement is also a problem. Korea-Japan defense minister after talks in January last year, the military agreement between the two countries to conduct pragmatic negotiations. In this regard, the South Korean opposition parties and civic groups expressed strong protest, but the government cabinet meeting on the 26th, closed by the military intelligence protection agreement.
It is reported that military intelligence protection agreement the two countries first signed a military agreement, South Korea and Japan in the future is expected to interoperable intelligence about North Korean military, Korean social trends, the North Korean nuclear and missile issues. The news that the South Korean government has confirmed the signing of the Agreement in the cabinet meeting on the 26th. Japan plans to ratify the Agreement in a cabinet meeting on the 28th. Expected signature of both the Ministry of Foreign Affairs goalkeeper in the 29th.