“In the Indo-Pacific, the review directs additional cooperation with allies and partners to advance initiatives that contribute to regional stability and deter potential Chinese military aggression and threats from North Korea. These initiatives include seeking greater regional access for military partnership activities; enhancing infrastructure in Australia and the Pacific Islands; and planning rotational aircraft deployments in Australia, as announced in September.”

—The U.S. Department of Defense, in a Nov. 29 advisory regarding the 2021 Global Posture Review. A previously rotational attack helicopter squadron and artillery division headquarters will also be permanently stationed in Korea.