The United States started the deployment of additional missile defense systems in South Korea

The American military began training to be put on combat duty four launchers of the missile defense complex THAAD in South Korea. About it reports “Yonhap”.

According to the Ministry of defence of the country, the facilities will be built 300 kilometres South of Seoul on the basis of “Seongju”. Currently, the database already installed two launchers.

The defense Ministry stressed that the steps taken are directly related to missile and nuclear tests conducted by North Korea.

Hosted in South Korea high-tech system designed THAAD for high altitude interception missiles with a medium range. The battery consists of a missile defense radar TPY-2 TM, six launchers, 48 interceptors, as well as control panel and generator.

The President of the United States Donald trump April 28, said that Seoul needs to pay Washington for ABOUT a billion dollars.