A US missile defense system called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) is installed at a golf course in Seongju, South Korea. Photo: Yonhap via AP/File
A US missile defense system called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) is installed at a golf course in Seongju, South Korea. Photo: Yonhap via AP/File
South Korea

Seoul has ‘no more plans’ to deploy China-opposed US THAAD missiles, hopes for Xi-Yoon summit

  • Beijing says US missile defence system is a threat to its security and urged Seoul to follow former regime’s stance of no additional THAAD deployments
  • Seoul is also hoping to hold a first summit between Yoon Suk-yeol and China’s Xi Jinping when both hopefully attend the G20 summit in Bali in November

A US missile defense system called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) is installed at a golf course in Seongju, South Korea. Photo: Yonhap via AP/File
A US missile defense system called Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) is installed at a golf course in Seongju, South Korea. Photo: Yonhap via AP/File
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