A Japanese maritime patrol plane flew close to a South Korean warship Wednesday, Seoul’s military said, a move likely to deepen tensions amid a lingering military radar dispute.
|Defense Ministry (Yonhap)|
“Defense Minister Jeong Kyeong-doo, along with the Joint Chiefs of Staff, is working on this issue at this point,” a Seoul official told reporters on condition of anonymity.
Earlier this week, Tokyo announced a halt to bilateral consultations on the dispute over a South Korean destroyer’s radar operation. (Yonhap)
Source : koreaherald