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Military conducts high-level reshuffle

By Korea Herald
  • Published : Apr 21, 2014 - 21:38
  • Updated : Apr 21, 2014 - 21:38
The Defense Ministry on Monday appointed Lt. Gen. Kim Yu-geun, the commander of the 8th Army Corps, as the deputy Army chief in a high-level military reshuffle.

The ministry also promoted Maj. Gen. Jeong Kyeong-doo, the southern combat commander, to the rank of three-star general and appointed him as the deputy Air Force chief.

It also made Maj. Gen. Park Jae-bock, a senior intelligence official at the South Korea-U.S. Combined Forces Command, a three-star general and named him the Air Force operations commander.

(sshluck@heraldcorp.com)