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Pence lands at Korean DMZ day after North Korea's failed missile test

Reuters --------- U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, pledging an "unshakeable" commitment to South Korea, landed at a U.S. military base next to the demilitarized border with North Korea, a day after a failed missile launch by the North. Pence flew to South Korea on the first stop of a four-nation Asia tour intended to show America's allies - and remind its adversaries - that the Trump administration is not turning its back on the increasingly volatile region. The demilitarized zone (DMZ) is a heavily mined, four-km-wide (2.5-mile-wide) strip of land lined with barbed wire running across the Korean peninsula, with soldiers on both sides in a continual eyeball-to-eyeball standoff. To learn more click on the picture below to read the article.

Pence lands at Korean DMZ day after North Korea's failed missile test - Read More from Reuters

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