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Deployment of nuclear arms and a few new ships can’t overcome antiquated technology and decades of poor defense planning
US has strong military ties with its Asian allies, but Japan and South Korea have far less experience working together
Shortcomings in missile tracking have led to mistakes in past, but success will depend on sustained cooperation with US
But questionable planning and resource allocation may hamstring wartime operations for North Korean ballistic missiles