Trump will permit the sale of more sophisticated military systems and weapons to Japan, South Korea

President Trump on Tuesday tweeted out that he will allow Japan and South Korea to purchase more sophisticated U.S. military systems and weapons. “I am allowing Japan & South Korea to buy a substantially increased amount of highly sophisticated military equipment from the United States,” he wrote. The move comes days after North Korean leader [...]


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Jon E. Dougherty is a political, foreign policy and national security analyst and reporter with nearly 30 years of experience in both fields. A U.S. Army veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, he holds BA in Political Science from Ashford University and an MA in National Security Studies/Intelligence Analysis from American Military University.