Jae-myung Lee, announcing a strategy to promote a smart strong force… Description of ‘selective recruitment’
Democratic Party candidate Lee Jae-myung announces a pledge to promote a ‘smart strong army’ suitable for the era of the 4th industrial revolution.
Candidate Lee held a press conference in Yeouido on the afternoon of the 24th and revealed plans to build a strong army according to the changed strategic environment and the expanded battlefield environment.
The candidate will also discuss the selective recruiting initiative.
Candidate Lee previously said on Armed Forces Day on October 1, “We will allow those eligible for military service to choose between conscripts for short-term service and combat non-commissioned officers for medium-term service.”
(Photo = National Assembly Photo Reporters, Yonhap News)