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South Korea agrees to increase spending for American troops stationed there

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea and the United States struck a new deal Sunday that increases Seoul’s contribution for the cost of the American military presence on its soil, overcoming previous failed negotiations that caused worries about their decades-long alliance. The development comes as President Donald Trump is set to hold his second summit […]

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South Korea signs deal to pay more for U.S. troops after Trump demand By Reuters

© Reuters. South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha, Betts, acting Deputy Assistant Secretary and Senior Advisor in the U.S. Department of State and South Korean Foreign Ministry’s representative Jang Won-sam during a meeting in Seoul By Hyonhee Shin and Josh Smith SEOUL (Reuters) – Officials signed a short-term agreement on Sunday to boost South Korea’s […]