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IBTimes: US forces carry out special military exercise to destroy North Korea's weapons of mass destruction
American troops performed the ship-to-shore air assault against mock targets from a South Korean warship.
The US troops stationed in South Korea have reportedly carried out special military exercises to counter North Korean's weapons of mass destruction (WMDs). Though it is not clear when this particular exercise took place but the 2nd Infantry Division, which revealed information about the event, said the US soldiers practiced ship-to-shore air assault from a South Korean warship near the inter-Korean border.
"The exercise is designed to enhance the battalions' skills in counter-WMD operations," the infantry division said in a Facebook post cited by the Yonhap news agency. The drills were led by the Dokdo warship and it was the first time when a South Korean naval vessel was undertaking such a manoeuvre.
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