A handout photo made available by the US Air Force through the Japanese Self-Defence Force on August 31 shows US Marine Corps F-35B 'Lightning II' stealth fighters (bottom) flying alongside two US Air Force B-1B 'Lancer' bombers (up), over waters near Kyushu, Japan. Photo: EPA A handout photo made available by the US Air Force through the Japanese Self-Defence Force on August 31 shows US Marine Corps F-35B 'Lightning II' stealth fighters (bottom) flying alongside two US Air Force B-1B 'Lancer' bombers (up), over waters near Kyushu, Japan. Photo: EPA
A handout photo made available by the US Air Force through the Japanese Self-Defence Force on August 31 shows US Marine Corps F-35B 'Lightning II' stealth fighters (bottom) flying alongside two US Air Force B-1B 'Lancer' bombers (up), over waters near Kyushu, Japan. Photo: EPA

US, Seoul and Japan conduct bombing drills over Korean peninsula, sending ‘solidarity’ message to Pyongyang

The exercises involved US B-1 and stealth bombers, as well as Japanese and South Korean fighter jets

Topic |   North Korea nuclear crisis
A handout photo made available by the US Air Force through the Japanese Self-Defence Force on August 31 shows US Marine Corps F-35B 'Lightning II' stealth fighters (bottom) flying alongside two US Air Force B-1B 'Lancer' bombers (up), over waters near Kyushu, Japan. Photo: EPA A handout photo made available by the US Air Force through the Japanese Self-Defence Force on August 31 shows US Marine Corps F-35B 'Lightning II' stealth fighters (bottom) flying alongside two US Air Force B-1B 'Lancer' bombers (up), over waters near Kyushu, Japan. Photo: EPA
A handout photo made available by the US Air Force through the Japanese Self-Defence Force on August 31 shows US Marine Corps F-35B 'Lightning II' stealth fighters (bottom) flying alongside two US Air Force B-1B 'Lancer' bombers (up), over waters near Kyushu, Japan. Photo: EPA
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