S. Korea to Cut Troops


By Jung Sung-ki
Staff Reporter

The Defense Ministry said Thursday that it will adopt a French-style military reform, which calls for a reduction in troop size, among other measures.

Briefing President Roh Moo-hyun on his ministry's policy programs, Defense Minister Yoon Kwang-ung said the ministry will submit a bill aimed at legislating military reform methods to the National Assembly by October, after finalizing detailed measures until August...

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