Fort Drum soldiers readying for deployment to South Korea

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With tensions seemingly rising between North Korea and the U.S.–and around the world for that matter–a group of Fort Drum soldiers is preparing to deploy to South Korea.


Members of the 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, 6th Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment are set to head to the country for a nine-month deployment.
 
In a statement, a high-ranking official says, “the soldiers of 6-6 demonstrated they were capable and ready now to take on the Korea mission.”
 
North Korea has threatened to take down U.S. war planes following President Donald Trump’s recent remarks made about leader Kim Jong Un, who the President refers to as “Little Rocket Man.”

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