BMI Research: South Korea Defence & Security Report

July 2014
South Korea Defence & Security Report;2014 3rd Quarter, Issue 3, p1
Industry Profile
Industry Report
The article discusses the status of the defence and security sector in South Korea as of the third quarter of 2014. Topics covered include the U.S. commitment to protect South Korea by sending additional troops and tanks, the disadvantages of South Korea's reliant on U.S. defense presence as it requested to delay operational control (OPCON) transfer beyond December 2015, and the prioritization of the Korea Air and Missile Defence (KAMD) system by the Ministry of National Defence (MND).


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