United States, South Korea and Japan agreed to change the scheduled flight of two us B-52 bombers that they flew over the Korean Peninsula. The decision was taken after threats by Pyongyang to cancel the summit with the US — North Korea because of the military exercises, which Washington holds jointly with Seoul. It is reported by CNN, citing sources in the Pentagon.
the sides of the channel noted that the planes fly over Korea for several years, their mission is not included in military exercises. The military conducted surveillance in the region.
Sources have suggested that the routes of the bombers have changed to not allow North Korea to blame the United States in provocative behavior.