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US, Seoul start military exercise amid North Korean warning of war

The United States and South Korea went ahead with large-scale joint aerial drills on Monday, a move North Korea had said would push the Korean peninsula to “the brink of nuclear war,” ignoring calls from Russia and China to call them off. The drills come a week after North Korea said it had tested its […]