"The Korean-American relationship is very important, and our visit to Chinhae gives us the opportunity to strengthen the outstanding relationship that exists between the U.S. and the Republic of Korea", he said.
US Navy units participating in the exercise include the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76) and two Arleigh Burke-class destroyers - USS Stethem and USS Mustin.
South Korea sees that as an important measure of the US commitment to the longstanding alliance between the two allies who fought together in the 1950-53 Korean War.
The joint exercise will be conducted from next Monday to Friday in the eastern and western waters of South Korea, mobilizing the US aircraft carrier and its accompanying battleships including destroyers and guided missile cruisers.
The U.S. 7th Fleet on Thursday also announced that the ROK Navy and air force, in cooperation with the U.S.'s Seventh Fleet, Pacific Air Forces' 7th Air Force, and Eighth Army will stage combined joint operations and exercises.
The training is aimed at promoting "communications, interoperability, and partnership in the (US) 7th Fleet area of operations", the fleet said.
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A Los Angeles-class attack submarine made a stop in the South Korean port of Jinhae, the U.S. Navy and South Korean officials confirmed Wednesday.
The deployment of USA bombers, submarines and aircraft carriers to the peninsula always infuriates the North, which considers it a sign of aggression and signal of preparations for an invasion.
The USS Tucson, based in Hawaii, is capable of anti-submarine warfare, anti-surface ship warfare, strike, surveillance and reconnaissance, Stars and Stripes reported.
It was the second port call of the USA submarine to the South Korean port city.
Washington has agreed to deploy so-called strategic assets in and around South Korea on a more regular basis to provide better deterrence against the North.
Two U.S. B-1B Lancer bombers flew over the Korean peninsula in a show of force on Tuesday night, conducting air-to-surface missile-firing drills over the Sea of Japan (known in Korea as the East Sea) and the Yellow Sea.
The market is Uber's most important in Europe, where it claims to have some 3.5 million users and around 40,000 drivers. Uber will continue to operate in London throughout the whole appeal process, which could take up to a year or more.
The upgraded version of Bixby is set to be announced at Samsung's annual Developer Conference in San Francisco on October 18. Bixby will join the likes of Siri, Cortana, Alexa and Google Assistant to become the go-to assistant in the digital space.
Talking about the specifications of the Oppo F3 Lite, it comes with a 5.2-inch HD display and features unimetal body design. A micro USB port is present at the bottom of the phone, and it has sensors such as light sensor, gyroscope, and e-compass.
Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta told the court that "this is an issue involving worldwide ramifications". India's top court said Rohingya Muslims issue is of "great magnitude" and the state has a big role to play.
Pricing and availability of the device are yet to be disclosed officially but that should happen soon. Huawei held a presentation in France and several other European countries Honor smartphone 6C Pro.
The early Thursday rescue operation "by Pakistani forces, based on actionable intelligence from US authorities was successful". During this time the couple remained under the custody of the Haqqani network, and they also bore three children.
Dragon Age executive producer Mark Darrah seemed to confirm as much in a tweeted response to Laidlaw's statement. Laidlaw has been with the company for 14 years, working on huge BioWare games like Mass Effect and Dragon Age .
Top RINO Susan Collins to leave the Senate?
Had she run and won the race for governor in 2018, she would have become the first woman in ME to hold the office. Paul LePage welcomed Collins to a food drive photo op just before the Election Day when he won his second term.
DJI announces Zenmuse X7 Super 35 aerial camera
Wow right? If you are a Inspire 2 owner I'm sure you are digging through your credit card balances about now to get one. Four lenses are now available with focal lengths at 16mm, 24mm, 35mm and 50mm, all capable of resolution up to 8K.
BMW might spin off Mini making
The aim of the new partnership is so that BMW can increase production volumes and its market share in the EV segment. For those unfamiliar with the market, foreign carmakers are required to team up with local partners in China.
NOPD officer fatally shot in New Orleans East
When the victim got out of his vehicle , the perpetrator fired on him and the officer returned fire, according to FOX 8 . It happened at an apartment complex in the 6800 block of Cindy Place, about a block off the I-10.
Fans apply for 3.5million 2018 World Cup tickets
Fans are encouraged to apply for this free document as soon as possible after they receive their ticket confirmation email. Petersburg, Sochi, Kazan, Saransk, Kaliningrad, Volgograd, Rostov-on-Don, Nizhny Novgorod, Yekaterinburg and Samara.
#SpyTapes: SCA dismisses appeal by Zuma, NPA
But last month Zuma and the NPA made an about-turn and conceded that Mpshe's decision not to prosecute Zuma was irrational. Justice Leach also ruled that the NPA and Zuma must pay the costs of DA counsels.
China's trade growth accelerates
China's service imports continued to substantially outvalue exports in the first eight months due to strong domestic demand. The exports rose 8.5 percent year on year to 458.23 billion yuan, almost half of the country's total service exports.