Four more rocket launchers for the US-backed Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system were deployed on Thursday morning in Seongju, some 300 kilometers south of Seoul, amid local protests.
The United States and South Korea conducted a live-fire exercise after the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) successfully launched a second intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on Friday, the U.S. military said.
The deployment of the THAAD missile defense system had "mysteriously" accelerated, said South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Thursday in an interview with Reuters.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in has decided to suspend the additional deployment of the US anti-missile Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system, citing the need for an environmental impact assessment (EIA).
South Korea says it has no plans to make changes to the deployment of the controversial THAAD missile defense system, Yonhap reported Friday citing a senior security adviser to South Korean President Moon Jae-in.
The deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) in South Korea was expected to be delayed as President Moon Jae-in ordered a legitimate environmental evaluation over the U.S. missile shield installation.
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