Earlier, U.S has announced that it would mobilise the ground-based THAAD missile-interceptor batteries to protect its military bases on Guam.
Guam is an organized, unincorporated territory of the United States in the western Pacific Ocean. It is located 3,380 km southeast of North Korea and home to 6,000 American military personnel, submarines and bombers. It is one of five U.S. territories with an established civilian government. Guam is listed as one of sixteen Non-Self-Governing Territories by the Special Committee on Decolonization of the United Nations. The island’s capital is Hagåtña (formerly Agaña). Guam is the largest