South Korea and USA you want to be clear to ” China and North Korea which are the largest live fire exercises in memory of the 70 years of their association.
A hundred guests in both military and civilian stats Training camp seungjin into the town Pocheon (some 40 kilometers north of Seoul and barely 25 from the northern border), a crier announces the imminent start of the exercises to the cheers of the public.
Several before the start videos of the Armed Forces South Korean songs are accompanied by military songs and the latest images of North Korean missile tests and commanders Kim Jong-un first listing the tactical nuclear weapons that can be used against the heated southern atmosphere.
Near the grandeur, all kinds of military assets were also shown, from radar systems to Taurus air-to-ground cruise missiles to give an idea of some of the Confederacy’s many capabilities.
Suddenly they begin to thunder cannon fire from the K-II tank and machine guns armed K-21.
Los self-propelled K 9 howitzers They are thrown to the end of the arena and it takes a few seconds for the huge noise and vibration shocks to reach and shake the audience.
The field fills with smoke as the attack, accompanied by electric guitar lyrics, is played over the electronic system.
Thousands of armed men and hundreds of goods
This is the largest deployment of equipment – for today’s inaugural maneuvers have moved 2,500 soldiers from three different ranks and some 600 military assets. he exercises to live by fire to date in South Korea where about the end The Korean War (1950-1953) Only twelve drills of this type have been conducted to date.
The last season was in 2017 with his own Kim Jong-un and then US President Donald Trump They were exchanging threats before they reached the top of the denuclearization round that ended in failure.
These federal exercises will be celebrated four other times (June 2, 7, 12 and 15) to commemorate the 70th anniversary of this agreement, which. Washington – which maintains 28,500 troops on the ground in South Korea – is committed to defending Seoul from a North Korean attack.
The current exercise is divided into two parts, the first in which the forces of both countries respond a North Korean nuclear attack which begins with the launching of long cannons, and throughout the term is hostile, while the second operation consists in counterattacking
Fighters and helicopters
In addition to tank As we mentioned, the South Korean Army also participated in today’s exercise announcements of the E-DCC37The fifth generation of stealth fighters F-35 o* Apache and Cobra attack helicopters who fired artillery and rocket launchers against different targets.
US forces and effort Apache helicopters, M270A1 multiple rocket launcher or a nuclear, biological and chemical exploration vehicle M1135.
“I think this sends a message about the strength of the Confederacy to the whole world,” replied the American leader. Anthony Lopez today, in order to fight artillery, when asked about the type of message they send these drills Pyongyang which earlier today in the state media called the exercise “a dangerous war game” directed against a “nuclear power”.
Following the regime’s continued weapons tests and reports that it has short-range nuclear weapons that could be used against South Korean territory, the US president Joseph Biden he recently promised to strengthen the so-called extended deterrence, which ” Washington takes to defend seoul with all the resources at hand, including its nuclear arsenal.