Major tactical risk if U.S. troops removed from Korean peninsula: U.S. general

FILE PHOTO: Gen. Robert B. Abrams (C), Commander, U.S. Army Forces Command, speaks as he meets with the adjutants’ generals and their representatives at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, U.S., May 5, 2016. Picture taken on May 5, 2016. Courtesy Mark C. Olsen/U.S. Air National Guard/Handout via REUTERS

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Pentagon’s nominee to be the next commander of U.S. forces in South Korea said on Tuesday there was a significant amount of tactical risk if U.S. troops were removed from the Korean peninsula. “Tactically, without any mention of any change in his conventional capability, I’d say that there would be a […]

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