Anti-terror drill to prepare South Koreans for potential attacks

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Civil servants playing the role of civilians lying on the ground next to a suitcase during an anti-terror drill on the sidelines of the Ulchi Freedom Guardian military exercises at a subway station in Seoul yesterday. North Korea warned the United States yesterday that it would face "merciless revenge" for ignoring Pyongyang's warnings over annual military drills with South Korea.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 23, 2017, with the headline 'Anti-terror drill to prepare South Koreans for potential attacks'. Print Edition | Subscribe