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Lt. Gen. Thomas Vandal, Eighth Army commander, in his office at Yongsan, on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016. Vandal said that the increasing threat from North Korea means decisions about moving U.S. forces away from the front lines must be driven by conditions, not timelines. (Jung Dong-in/Courtesy U.S. Army)
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8th Army commander: N. Korean threat changes timelines for US moves

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September 24, 2016
SEOUL, South Korea — The increasing threat from North Korea means decisions about moving U.S.
Suh Hyung-suk, an official with South Korea's Ministry of Defense, and Lt. Gen. Thomas Vandal, commander of the 8th Army, sign a memorandum of understanding at the Rodriguez Live Fire Complex near the border with North Korea on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016. Courtesy of the 2nd Infantry Division
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8th Army responds to S. Korean complaints about Rodriguez range

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September 23, 2016
 SEOUL, South Korea — The U.S. military agreed Thursday to address noise complaints and safety concerns about the Rodriguez Live Fire Complex near the border with North Korea. Lt...

Aftershocks May Continue for Months

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September 23, 2016
The Korea Meteorological Administration(KMA) is predicting that more aftershocks with a magnitude of three to four will likely continue in Gyeongju, for as long as several months.

Iron Horse Soldier visits family, celebrates Chuseok in homeland

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September 23, 2016
OSAN AIR BASE, South Korea – Returning home can often be laden with excitement and a little bit of fear, especially if it has been many years and your home is half a world away.

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