If North Korea is proven to have fired shots through the area, this would constitute a breach of the armistice agreement.
Four North Korean soldiers chased after him, firing at least 40 rounds, including some with an AK-47 assault rifle, officials said Tuesday after reviewing security camera footage from the border.
The exercise features the aircraft carriers USS Ronald Reagan, USS Nimitz, and USS Theodore Roosevelt and includes air defense drills, sea surveillance, replenishments at sea, defensive air combat training, close-in coordinated maneuvers and other training, Navy officials said.
These were the first gunshots fired at the truce village of Panmunjom in 33 years and the first defection of a North Korean soldier since 2007.
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He didn't elaborate on what "the last" might be, but North Korea has launched ballistic missiles that have the potential to strike the U.S. mainland, and it recently conducted its largest-ever underground nuclear explosion.
Vice President Mike Pence visited the area in September, warning Pyongyang not to test the United States' "strength and resolve". It has also threatened to explode another nuclear bomb above the Pacific Ocean.
"The United States Navy is the only force in the world able to carry out such an exercise", a Navy official told DoD News.
The announcement came a day after the end of Trump's five-nation tour of Asia, during which the US leader held meetings with Xi and urged him to act fast to rein in North Korea, warning that "time is quickly running out".
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The last senior Chinese official to visit North Korea, Liu Yunshan, then a member of the elite Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist Party, appeared with Mr. Kim on the reviewing stand at a military parade in Pyongyang in October 2015.
Trump tweeted soon after making the speech that Korea's leadership "won't be around much longer" if it continued its provocations, a declaration that led the North's foreign minister to assert that Trump had "declared war on our country". Mr. Liu made no headway then in curbing the North's nuclear weapons expansion.
North Korea has remained silent on the issue, while no unusual activity has been detected at its border with the South where the soldier defected, the South's Unification Ministry said.
It said an investigation into Monday's event was ongoing.
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North Korea has typically accused South Korea of enticing its citizens to defect, something the South denies. That prompted Washington to send nuclear-capable B-52 bombers to intimidate the North before the adversaries pulled back from the brink of conflict.