Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Video+%3A+South+Korea+stages+largest+military+display+for+a+decade
Tuesday, 01 October 2013 - 18:29
Video : South Korea stages largest military display for a decade
13

Shares
1,570

Views

 

South Korea staged its largest military display for a decade today, as President Park Geun-Hye warned of the "very grave" threat posed by North Koreas nuclear weapons programme.

 

Some 11,000 troops and 120 aircraft took part in the event at an air base south of Seoul, which showed off the militarys most advanced weaponry, including a cruise missile capable of surgical strikes on the North Korean leadership.

 

The guest of honour was US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel -- on a visit to underscore US commitment to its military alliance with South Korea where 28,500 US troops are currently stationed.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,885 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,018 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
6,677 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
16,785 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
41 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
45,148 Views
Top