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Five years after sinking ROKS Cheonan, RoKN has bolstered antisubmarine capabilities

The fifth anniversary of the sinking of South Korean corvette Cheonan is fast approaching. Over this period, the RoKN has bolstered its defense capabilities, including antisubmarine capabilities, with new equipment and changes in its operational strategies and tactics, and toughened personnel training.

US Navy 100913-N-4366B-501 Rear Adm. Hyun Sung Um, commander of Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy 2nd Fleet, and Rear Adm. Seung Joon Lee, deputy comman
By U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Jared Apollo Burgamy [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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