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Japan and Korea to share intelligence

24th November 2016 - 10:38 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Hong Kong


Neighbours Japan and South Korea signed a military intelligence-sharing agreement on 23 November.

The impetus for this is North Korea’s belligerent ballistic missile and nuclear weapons programme.

Labelled the General Security of Military Information Agreement (GSOMIA), it will enable the two countries to pool intelligence data. 

GSOMIA went into immediate effect ...

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