April 05, 2020

Understanding North Korea’s Next Satellite Launch
This time the launch is Nothing To Do With Issues Outside of The Korean Peninsula
Having launched just four long range rockets in the past two decades, news that the DPRK will try to put a satellite into space for the second time in a year is striking.  With a date set for between December 10 - 22, the next launch coincides with forthcoming South Korean presidential elections, a Japanese general election, and the anniversary of Kim Jong Il's death.  The proposed timing is