November 17, 2019

This Day in the History of the DPRK: Submarine Invasion

It must have been an odd sight.  On September 18, 1996, Lee Jin Gyu, a South Korean taxi cab driver, was taking a passenger on the Gangneung-Tonghae coastal highway.  A little before one in the morning, the driver noticed a group of men clustered on the side of the highway.  Their hair was short, their clothes nearly identical.  Lee—perplexed and