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Posted on 03/31/2013 4:58:51 PM PDT by Sub-Driver
US reportedly sends F-22 jets to join South Korea drills
Published March 31, 2013
The United States has reportedly sent F-22 stealth fighter jets to South Korea to join Seoul forces in military drills as North Korea warns the Korean Peninsula has entered "a state of war."
The F-22 Raptors were deployed to Osan Air Base in South Korea from Japan on Sunday to support ongoing U.S.-South Korean military drills, Reuters reports.
North Korea has increased its threatening rhetoric in recent weeks, including vowing to launch a nuclear strike on Washington. In a statement released Sunday, U.S. military in South Korea urged North Korea to restrain itself.
"(North Korea) will achieve nothing by threats or provocations, which will only further isolate North Korea and undermine international efforts to ensure peace and stability in Northeast Asia," the statement said.
Meanwhile, North Korea said Saturday its armed forces, "will blow up U.S. bases for aggression in its mainland and in the Pacific operational theatres including Hawaii and Guam."
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China does not want US troops on its border.
The PRC will prevent that at all costs.
North Korea’s people are starving, so a couple weeks more sword rattling, we wil go over and promise them 856 gazallion of foreign aid, including food. Then they will love us,
This Kenyan Chappie presently recumbent in the WH is dying to become our first gay wartime President. Think of the photo ops. As with everything else the administration does, this war fever is a "Wag the Dog" distraction.
One of the problems with nuts, they just might try to do what they say they will.
Osan has a Chili’s now.
Are theses the same F-22’s that Obama ended the program for?
Boy I sure hope we don’t run out...
I wonder if this NORK stuff has been orchestrated to see if we would deploy the F 22 and B2 and give the ChiComs an up close and personal look at the platforms in operation.
As I recall GW swore that the NorKs would not be allowed to get Nukes, and gave them billions to make sure they didnt go Nuke.
We don't have a MacArthur any more.
F-22s, eh? How many of those units have we bought, anyway? 6-7?