大发彩票首页
        英语资讯
        News

        美、韩将缩减2019年军事演习

        Source: 大发彩票    2018-11-23  我要投稿   论坛   Favorite  

        大发彩票 www.50723312.com.cn The U.S. said Wednesday it will scale back military exercises with South Korea next year, so the war games are not a hindrance to diplomacy over ending North Korea's nuclear weapons program.

        U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said the exercises with Seoul, called Foal Eagle, are conducted each spring in South Korea, but will be "reduced in scope" in 2019.

        He gave no details of how the exercises will be downsized, but said the reduced scope was an effort by the two allies to encourage further negotiations in the stalled talks between the U.S. and North Korea over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons program.

        "Foal Eagle is being reorganized a bit to keep it at a level that will not be harmful to diplomacy," Mattis said. North Korea has frequently objected to the U.S.-South Korean exercises, viewing them as a threat to its existence as a nation.

        North Korean leader Kim Jong Un agreed at a June summit with U.S. President Donald Trump in Singapore to end Pyongyang's nuclear weapons program. But since then negotiations have slowed over how and when North Korea would dismantle its nuclear arsenal.

        The Trump administration has said it hopes North Korea's nuclear weapons program will have been shut down by the end of Trump's first term in the White House in January 2021.

        Trump has said that another summit with Kim could take place, but no date or place for such a meeting has been announced.


        将本页收藏到:
        上一篇:法国继续抗议燃油价格上涨
        下一篇:庆祝感恩节的其他国家

        最新更新
        论坛精彩内容
        网站地图 - 学习交流 - 恒星英语论坛 - 大发彩票 - 大发彩票 - 大发彩票 - 大发彩票
        Copyright ©2006-2007 大发彩票 www.50723312.com.cn All Rights Reserved

        大发彩票官网 | 大发彩票平台 |