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Seoul - U.S. Flies B-1 Bombers Over Korean Peninsula In Show Of Force To North Korea

Published on: May 1, 2017 10:40 PM
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FILE - A U.S. Air Force B-1 bomber aircraft flies over the Syrian town of Kobani. REUTERS/Osman OrsalFILE - A U.S. Air Force B-1 bomber aircraft flies over the Syrian town of Kobani. REUTERS/Osman Orsal

Seoul - Two U.S. B-1B bombers were deployed over the Korean peninsula on Monday during a joint drill with South Korea’s air force, South Korea’s ministry said.

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South Korean Defense Ministry spokesman Moon Sang-gyun told a briefing that the deployment of U.S. bombers was part of efforts to deter provocation by North Korea and respond to threats posed by the North’s nuclear and missile programs.

Moon did not give any further details.



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 May 02, 2017 at 05:41 AM Anonymous Says:

B-1 armament capacity is 75,000 pounds (34,019 kilograms). It is nuclear weapon capable.

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 May 02, 2017 at 10:58 AM Anonymous Says:

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Anonymous Says:

B-1 armament capacity is 75,000 pounds (34,019 kilograms). It is nuclear weapon capable.

why fly B1 bomber Donald Ducky wants to meet with Kim Jong

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 May 02, 2017 at 12:50 PM Anonymous Says:

Israel needs a B-1 Bomber.

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 May 02, 2017 at 05:27 PM Anonymous Says:

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why fly B1 bomber Donald Ducky wants to meet with Kim Jong

It's called carrot and stick. And the name is President Trump. Have some respect.

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