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The South Korean Air Force said in a press release today that South Koreas four F-15K fighters from Daegu Air Base carried out a joint drill this afternoon with US Air Force's two B-1B bombers from Guam and the US Marine Corps' four F-35B aircraft based in Japan. 

They conducted an air-to-ground bombing drill, which simulates a surgical strike of key enemy facilities, over the Pilseung range in the eastern province of Gangwon. 
 
The South Korean and the US Air Forces carried out a joint air defense exercise this afternoon on Aug. 31 to strongly counter North Koreas relatedly launches of ballistic missiles and development of nuclear weapons.
The South Korean Air Force said in a press release today that South Koreas four F-15K fighters from Daegu Air Base carried out a joint drill this afternoon with US Air Force's two B-1B bombers from Guam and the US Marine Corps' four F-35B aircraft based in Japan. 

They conducted an air-to-ground bombing drill, which simulates a surgical strike of key enemy facilities, over the Pilseung range in the eastern province of Gangwon. 
 
The South Korean and the US Air Forces carried out a joint air defense exercise this afternoon on Aug. 31 to strongly counter North Koreas relatedly launches of ballistic missiles and development of nuclear weapons.

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In response to the North Korea missile launches, the US and South Korea participated in a joint show of force over the Korean peninsula. CNN's Will Ripley reports.