The US Defense Department announced that the US Navy has completed maneuvers with Japan, while American naval units have moved to the Korean Peninsula.
US Defense Secretary Jim Matisse and Chief of Staff Joseph Danford will hold a secret meeting with Congressional leaders on Tuesday to discuss the Korean crisis, the Pentagon’s spokesman said Tuesday.
The US aircraft carrier “Carl Vinson” and its parts began joint maneuvers with the Japanese navy last Sunday, the impact of the regional output of the programs of the ballistic and nuclear North Korea.
This is the third time the Japanese navy has engaged in maneuvers with the aircraft carrier after two maneuvers in March.
Pyongyang is seeking to build an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of transporting a nuclear warhead to the American continent.