Breaking News – N.Korea Asks US To Stop Military Exercise As 13th Iron Fist Kicked Off

North Korea asked US & South Korea to permanently stop joint military exercise. This come as US & Japan kicked off its 13th annual joint military exercise.

American and Japanese military forces have launched joint exercises amid tensions with North Korea over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs.

The 13th annual Iron Fist exercises kicked off Friday in the U.S. western state of California and will continue through February 12.

More than 500 U.S. Marines and sailors are partnering with about 350 members of the Japanese Ground Self-Defense Force to train in fire support operations and amphibious assaults.
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