Thursday, January 7, 2016

U.S. nuke submarine, F-22 fighter and B-52 bomber to be deployed to South Korea

7 January 2016
The US, South Korea held discussions on deploying F-22 stealth fighter and B-52 bomber and a nuclear-powered submarine to Seoul after North Korea claimed to have conducted hydrogen bomb test.
South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Lee Sun-jin and commander of US forces in Korea Gen Curtis Scaparrotti discussed Wednesday the deployment of US strategic assets to South Korea, Yonhap news agency reported citing a South Korean Defense Ministry official.
The assets include a nuclear-powered submarine, a F-22 and a B-52 bomber, the news report said.

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