Buying a big stick: South Korea’s military spending has North Korea worried

FILE PHOTO: South Korean marines take part in a U.S.-South Korea joint landing operation drill as part of the two countries' annual military training called Foal Eagle, in Pohang, South Korea, April 2, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea and North Korea have continued to pour resources into modernizing their militaries despite a frenzy of diplomacy since 2018, data shows, creating a point of tension that has sharpened as talks have stalled. Military buildups on both sides of the heavily fortified border between the two nations have come to […]

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