South Korea starts a two-day "annual war mobilization exercise"

Thursday, 6 July, 2017 - 12:04

Yonhap news reports that "about 120 central and regional government officials and military servicemen in charge of contingency preparations will join the mobilization exercise...

During the exercise, the government will activate the intergovernmental emergency communication system that is used in an actual war situation, according to the ministry. 'The Ministry of National Defense plans to carry out the war mobilization exercise annually in order to have complete preparedness for defense mobilization,'" according to the defense ministry.

Obviously that exercise organized because of North Korea's launch of ballistic missile and possible push from U.S.