On eve of US-South Korea military drills, North Korea slams joint exercise as ‘adding fuel to fire’


August 20, 2017 1:50 PM

SEOUL (AFP) – North Korea on Sunday (Aug 20) blasted an annual joint military exercise starting Monday (Aug 21) as an act of “adding fuel to the fire” amid heightened tensions on the Korean Peninsula, reported South Korea’s Yonhap news agency.