• Kyodo


The South Korean Defense Ministry said Friday that ammunition provided by Japan via the United Nations to South Korean troops taking part in a U.N. peacekeeping mission in strife-torn South Sudan will soon be sent back.

“We will return the (Japanese) ammunition to the U.N. as soon as additional military supplies arrive,” Col. Wi Yong-seop, deputy ministry spokesman, told a briefing, according to Yonhap News Agency.

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