The joint exercises are in response to growing concerns that North Korea is making progress developing hard-to-detect submarine-launched missiles.
The White House press secretary said that no official decision has been made, and that U.S. and South Korea are working to secure the venues.
The exercises will include simulated strikes on North Korean nuclear and missile testing sites and come a week after the North tested a ballistic missile.
The crackdown comes after the government arrested the party’s leader, Kem Sokha, and moved against the country’s independent media.
The fight in China against Seoul’s deployment of Thaad, as the system is known, has expanded to music. The song warns: “This time, kid, you going too far.”
Among the major issues in the vote on Tuesday are relations with North Korea and the United States, as well as the power of family-controlled conglomerates.
The storms reduced visibility in cities like Beijing and threatened the health of millions of people.
He praised the Chinese president for efforts to resolve the dispute with the North but cautioned that such diplomatic efforts might fail.
The so-called Thaad system, deployed over China’s objections as a defense against North Korea, will soon go into “actual operation,” a South Korean official said.
President Xi Jinping of China will visit President Trump at his Florida estate next week for the two leaders’ first summit meeting, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said.
China has been incensed over the deployment of the system, which it regards as an intrusion that could compromise its military capabilities.
The list of executions and purges is punctuated with the names of high-ranking officials and confidants of Mr. Kim who later became targets of his displeasure.
Rescuers tried to send the whales back out to sea, but at least 250 died in what officials called one of the worst whale strandings in New Zealand’s history.
Germany’s vice chancellor said the inaugural speech reflected a “drastic radicalization” of U.S. politics. But some world leaders embraced the new reality.
Worsening conditions brought unhealthy levels of pollution to parts of southern China, including Hong Kong, on Monday. Beijing’s smog started to clear.
The pollution in Beijing has been particularly bad recently, and the city has been enveloped in smog for extended periods starting in October.