02/07/16 – USFK News Release: ROK-U.S. Alliance agree to formally discuss deployment of THAAD

department of state

February 7, 2016

The Republic of Korea (ROK) and the United States of America (U.S.) have determined that today’s long-range ballistic missile launch and recent nuclear test by North Korea highlights the serious nuclear, weapons of mass destruction, and ballistic missile threat they pose to the peace and stability of the ROK and the entire Asia-Pacific region. [full text]