In an try to cope with the rising threats posed by North Korean drones, South Korean Protection Minister Shin Received-sik has known as on the navy to strengthen its protection posture and fight capabilities.
The minister visited the Drone Operations Command within the Bucheon space, northeast of the capital Seoul, the place he inspected small stealth drones and unmanned assault aerial autos that may quickly be deployed.
In his statements, Minister Shin famous that North Korea continues to strengthen its drone capabilities and broaden its nuclear and missile program, which will increase uneven threats.
It’s price noting that the Anti-Drone Command was established in September final yr, after an incident involving North Korean drones coming into South Korean airspace in late 2022.
The incident raised issues about South Korea’s drone proficiency.
Since then, measures have been taken to strengthen defensive capabilities and fortifications in opposition to such a menace.
Final July, North Korea unveiled new drones at a weapons exhibition and navy parade, and introduced plans to construct extra new drones.