Became known that the United States began to exert strong pressure on South Korea, demanding to pay more for the maintenance of American troops in the country.
Previously, the agreement lost its force after delivered the ultimatum, in consequence of which it signed a new short-term agreement on increasing the financing of the military forces of America to 50 percent. Payout now is $890 million per year . Moreover, trump has demanded to annually revise the percentage allocation of these costs in order to be able to continue to get to fork out its ally.
The new contract will be valid for one year, in contrast to the previously signed for 5 years.
It is worth noting that the deal has not yet gained yuredicheskoe forces and is awaiting approval by the South Korean Parliament .
At the moment, South Korea is not in very good economic situation.So excuse unplanned expenses they are not happy.
But soon Seoul and Washington came to a joint compromise.
“It was a long process, but it was successful”, – said the Minister of foreign Affairs of South Korea Kang Kyung-WHA
The negotiator from USA, Advisor agreements in the field of security Timothy Betts also commented on the new agreement:
“The United States recognizes that South Korea is doing a lot for our Alliance and for peace and stability in the region,” he said.
At the moment in South Korea is about 28,5 thousand American military. The US placed its troops in the country since the Korean war of 1950-53.
We will remind that earlier “Znayu” wrote about the meeting of American and Korean prezedent.
“Znayu” reported as trump supports their health.
I wrote “Znayu” America is preparing to attack Russia.