Gen. Robert B. Abrams, nominee to serve as the next commander of U.N. Command, Combined Forces Command and U.S. Forces Korea, makes his opening statement during a Senate Armed Services Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill, Sept. 25, 2018..<br>Joe Gromelski/Stars and Stripes

Gen. Abrams: Joint US-South Korea military exercises a top priority

Gen. Robert B. Abrams,who could also be selected to lead United Nations Command and Combined Forces Command in Korea if confirmed, made the comments during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing to vet him for these jobs.