A Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) interceptor is test-launched in this undated photo by the US Department of Defence, Missile Defence Agency. Photo: Handout via ReutersA Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) interceptor is test-launched in this undated photo by the US Department of Defence, Missile Defence Agency. Photo: Handout via Reuters
A Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) interceptor is test-launched in this undated photo by the US Department of Defence, Missile Defence Agency. Photo: Handout via Reuters

US ‘moving forward’ with THAAD deployment in South Korea as North Korean crisis grows

US decision to push ahead with missile defence system comes as North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is reportedly reviewing details of his Guam strike plan

Topic |   North Korea nuclear crisis
A Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) interceptor is test-launched in this undated photo by the US Department of Defence, Missile Defence Agency. Photo: Handout via ReutersA Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) interceptor is test-launched in this undated photo by the US Department of Defence, Missile Defence Agency. Photo: Handout via Reuters
A Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) interceptor is test-launched in this undated photo by the US Department of Defence, Missile Defence Agency. Photo: Handout via Reuters
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