Thursday, February 18, 2010

South Korea Willing to Discuss Participation in U.S.-led Regional Ballistic Missile Defense System

South Korea is willing to discuss its participation in the U.S.-led regional ballistic missile defense system to deter a growing threat from North Korea, a senior defense official was quoted as saying.The U.S. Department of Defense said this month that South Korea is an important U.S. BMD partner and the two sides are discussing the missile defense cooperation in a bilateral framework.Yonhap News yesterday cited a Defense Ministry official as saying, "We are wiling to discuss our participation in a regional MD system in response to the North's missile threat..........................Korea Herald

1 comments:

WHOOOOO!!! A BALLISTIC MISSLE DEFENCE SYSTEM, COOOOL!!!!

WITH THAT, IT PROBABLY MEANS SK WON'T WORRY IF NK DOES ON NUCLEAR STEROIDS!!!

Honestly, I don't know if this sort of thing will lower or increase tensions between the two countries.

And..... India needs a missile defence system.

And..... Pakistan needs a missile defence system.

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