Trump threatens to resume military exercises with South Korea if talks with North fail

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Sun Jun 17, 2018 8:46 pm

US President Donald Trump on Sunday defended his decision to stop military exercises with South Korea, saying such "war games" were "provocative and expensive" but threatened to re-start them if talks with North Korea break down.
Holding back the war games during the negotiations was my request because they are VERY EXPENSIVE and set a bad light during a good faith negotiation. Also, quite provocative," he said.
"Can start up immediately if talks break down, which I hope will not happen!" Trump tweeted. ... 625522.cms