U.S. flying nuclear-capable B-52 bombers on training missions over SK

March 18, 2013 by admin
Filed under: Asia, Info, North Korea, Nukes, Soft Power, U.S. Policy 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is flying nuclear-capable B-52 bombers on training missions over South Korea to highlight Washington’s commitment to defend an ally amid rising tensions with North Korea, Pentagon officials said Monday.

http://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2013/03/18/pentagon-highlighting-bomber-missions-in-korea

Pentagon press secretary George Little said one B-52 flew over South Korea on March 8, and the deputy defense secretary, Ashton Carter, said during a visit to Seoul that another bomber mission is scheduled for Tuesday.

Read more: http://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2013/03/18/pentagon-highlighting-bomber-missions-in-korea

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