April 18, 2017
North Korea 'Recklessly Tried to Provoke,' Mattis Says
North Korea's most recent unsuccessful missile launch is an attempt to "provoke" and underscores why the United States is working with the Chinese government to keep the Korean Peninsula nuclear-free, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said.
April 17, 2017
U.S., South Korean Forces Partner to Feed Troops
POHANG, South Korea —
U.S. and South Korean service members worked together to feed troops to support Operation Pacific Reach Exercise 17 in Pohang, South Korea.
Pence Thanks U.S., South Korean Troops at ‘Historic Frontier of Freedom’
Vice President Mike Pence spoke to U.S. and South Korean troops and answered their questions at the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Korea, where he reaffirmed the U.S. commitment to its long-standing alliance with South Korea.
April 14, 2017
Pence to Discuss North Korean Aggression on Asia-Pacific Trip
Vice President Mike Pence is taking his first official trip to the Asia-Pacific region to, among other things, reinforce the Trump administration’s full commitment to U.S. security alliances there, senior administration officials said.
April 13, 2017
South Korean, U.S. Forces Exercise Logistics Capabilities
POHANG, South Korea —
On a bright and windy day, a gray U.S. Army landing craft utility ship loaded with tactical vehicles and other mission equipment to support exercise Operation Pacific Reach 2017 slowly makes its way to the Trident Pier causeway.
March 30, 2017
U.S. Navy Divers Sail Aboard Korean Ship in SALVEX 2017
CHINHAE, South Korea —
U.S. and South Korean navy diving and salvage experts focused on combined diving and salvage operations and subject matter expert exchanges during Salvage Exercise Korea 2017.
March 20, 2017
U.S., South Korean Navies to Hold Partnership Exercises
WATERS SURROUNDING THE KOREAN PENINSULA —
U.S. Navy ships assigned to Commander, Task Force 30 and CTF-70 are scheduled to begin a series of exercises with the South Korean navy to strengthen maritime interoperability and tactics, techniques and procedures.
March 17, 2017
Pacific F-35 Symposium Concludes in Hawaii
JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii —
Air Force Gen. Terrence J. O'Shaughnessy, Pacific Air Forces commander, said the F-35 is not just a new fighter, it's a fundamentally different capability during the first Pacific Air Forces-hosted F-35 Symposium in Hawaii.
March 15, 2017
Dunford, South Korean Counterpart Discuss North Korea
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and his South Korean counterpart discussed recent threatening actions by North Korea and other issues during a 30-minute phone call.
March 10, 2017
Air Force Craftsmen Sculpt Metal in South Korea Shop
OSAN AIR BASE, South Korea —
Aircraft metals technology airmen stationed in South Korea know how to efficiently operate more than just a welding torch.