In response to the issue of the defense of the US military in South Korea, the former US military commander in the United States, Bell, stressed: “Whether the results of the negotiations between the ROK and the US on the maintenance of the US military defense quotas in Korea, the ROK-Affirmative Alliance should be unwavering. Keep going.”
South Korea’s “East Asia Daily” reported on the front page today that Burwell B. Bell III made an exclusive written interview with the “East Asia Daily” on the 27th, and made a recent disagreement between the ROK and the US on the share of the US military defense quota in Korea. The above representation.
The report pointed out that Bell had served as the commander of the US military in South Korea at the end of the Luwon government of South Korea and the first year of the Lee Myung-bak government. It is one of the representative military veterans of the United States.
Bell said: “Peace and security in Northeast Asia is the core national interest of South Korea and the United States.” Some analysts believe that some people in the US Trump administration proposed to reduce the US military in South Korea in order to increase the proportion of the assessment, and in the second Sichuan Gold Council. On the eve of the US military status in South Korea as a bargaining chip, Bell commented on this.
The report pointed out that Bell said: “The Korea-US alliance is a necessary condition for the stability of Northeast Asia. It transcends all political, economic and diplomatic frictions.”
Regarding the scale of the assessment, Bell said: “From the past, the United States and the United States (the core of the assessed contribution) non-staffing station fees (NPSC, in addition to the US military personnel costs in addition to the US military maintenance costs in Korea) to share the ratio of 5 to 5 This is very fair.”
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