Protesters stage a rally near the US Embassy in Seoul to oppose a plan to deploy the THAAD missile system in South Korea. Photo: AP Protesters stage a rally near the US Embassy in Seoul to oppose a plan to deploy the THAAD missile system in South Korea. Photo: AP
Protesters stage a rally near the US Embassy in Seoul to oppose a plan to deploy the THAAD missile system in South Korea. Photo: AP

Never mind Trump’s demand, US reassures South Korea it will shoulder cost of THAAD missile system

Donald Trump’s comments that he wanted Seoul to pay for the THAAD deployment perplexed South Koreans and raised questions about his commitment to the two countries’ alliance

Topic |   North Korea nuclear crisis
Protesters stage a rally near the US Embassy in Seoul to oppose a plan to deploy the THAAD missile system in South Korea. Photo: AP Protesters stage a rally near the US Embassy in Seoul to oppose a plan to deploy the THAAD missile system in South Korea. Photo: AP
Protesters stage a rally near the US Embassy in Seoul to oppose a plan to deploy the THAAD missile system in South Korea. Photo: AP
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