Pentagon chief vows to cooperate with South Korea following US intel leak report

US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin held phone talks with his South Korean counterpart on Tuesday and explained about recent media reports on the leak of confidential US documents, South Korea's defense ministry said.

The documents included some that appeared to be based on internal discussions among top South Korean security officials.

During the phone conversation, the Pentagon chief vowed to closely communicate and cooperate with South Korea, the ministry said.

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