North Korean nuclear and missile testing: A move away from US national holidays?
In wake of 5-year military development plan, Pyongyang may be less motivated to score political points with Washington
When it comes to the timing of its weapons tests, North Korea has been less festive of late.
Pyongyang still hasn’t conducted a nuclear test this year, despite experts’ speculation that it could coincide with U.S. holidays like Memorial Day or Independence Day 2022.
The recent inauguration of South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol, touted as another possible date for a North Korean missile launch or nuclear test, also went off without a bang.
While there may be technical reasons or geopolitical considerations that account for this, it’s more likely that North
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