The President of the United States Donald trump during a telephone conversation with President of South Korea, moon Jae-Otherwise gave “conceptual approval” for the purchase of a Seoul of arms and military equipment worth billions of dollars. About it reports Reuters, citing a White house statement.
The heads of state agreed to strengthen “joint military capabilities”. The President of the United States approved the initiative of South Korea “on the removal of restrictions on combat load of missiles.”
Recall that telephone conversation took place on the background of another nuclear and missile tests of the DPRK. September 3, Pyongyang conducted a sixth nuclear test, which has exacerbated the regional crisis. South Korea in response to nuclear test conducted exercises with the use of ballistic missiles “Genmu”.
About the situation on the Korean Peninsula — in the material “Kommersant” “100 kilotons of the Juche idea”.