The Korea Herald


[Photo News] Ensuring Defense Readiness in 2020

By Choi Si-young

Published : Dec. 31, 2019 - 16:18

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Gen. Park Han-ki, chairman of South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff, was aboard the E-737 Peace Eye aircraft early Tuesday morning. Park communicated with key commanders from each branch of the armed forces and encouraged them to carry on their unwavering pursuit of “complete military readiness” during the 100-minute flight across the country. The top military officer thanked soldiers for their service amid heightened tension on the Korean Peninsula in the photos provided by the Joint Chiefs of Staff.