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South Korean military refutes reports it has salvaged North Korean spy satellite
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South Korean military refutes reports it has salvaged North Korean spy satellite

Joint Chiefs of Staff says recovery operations still underway for debris from last month's failed satellite launch

South Korean military refutes reports it has salvaged North Korean spy satellite
Jeongmin KimJeongmin Kim June 27, 2023
The surprising ways North Korea and Pakistan’s nuclear strategies overlap
Analysis

The surprising ways North Korea and Pakistan’s nuclear strategies overlap

Both countries seek to use WMDs to level playing field with larger adversaries, though with crucial differences

The surprising ways North Korea and Pakistan’s nuclear strategies overlap
Abhishek Kumar SinghAbhishek Kumar Singh June 27, 2023
Why Kim Jong Un has little reason to fear a Wagner-style rebellion
Analysis

Why Kim Jong Un has little reason to fear a Wagner-style rebellion

North Korea has taken systematic steps to guard against regime change, even at the cost of military effectiveness

Why Kim Jong Un has little reason to fear a Wagner-style rebellion
Fyodor TertitskiyFyodor Tertitskiy June 26, 2023
North Koreans vow to kill Americans and South Koreans at state-led mass rallies
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North Koreans vow to kill Americans and South Koreans at state-led mass rallies

Authorities display gruesome slogans and posters of nuclear strikes on US at events marking Korean War anniversary

North Koreans vow to kill Americans and South Koreans at state-led mass rallies
Colin ZwirkoColin Zwirko June 26, 2023
North Korean state media backs Russia, says Wagner chief will be ‘put down’
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North Korean state media backs Russia, says Wagner chief will be ‘put down’

Pyongyang and Moscow convene meeting day after Yevgeny Prigozhin reaches apparent deal with Putin to end rebellion

North Korean state media backs Russia, says Wagner chief will be ‘put down’
Arius DerrArius Derr June 26, 2023
North Korea likely to use nukes to coerce its neighbors: US intelligence report
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North Korea likely to use nukes to coerce its neighbors: US intelligence report

DPRK may take bigger conventional military risks but is unlikely to use WMDs, according to declassified report

North Korea likely to use nukes to coerce its neighbors: US intelligence report
Ifang BremerIfang Bremer June 23, 2023
North Korea repaves spaceport launchpad after recent satellite failure
Analysis

North Korea repaves spaceport launchpad after recent satellite failure

Fresh work throughout Sohae complex comes as party vows to quickly attempt another launch

North Korea repaves spaceport launchpad after recent satellite failure
Colin ZwirkoColin Zwirko June 22, 2023
Eyes in the sky: How North Korea could realize vision for spy satellite network
Analysis

Eyes in the sky: How North Korea could realize vision for spy satellite network

Experts say one satellite has little value but lays groundwork for one day monitoring ROK, Japan and even US mainland

Eyes in the sky: How North Korea could realize vision for spy satellite network
Shreyas ReddyShreyas Reddy June 21, 2023
Seoul sues North Korea, inter-Korean naval tensions and more – Ep. 294
North Korea News Podcast

Seoul sues North Korea, inter-Korean naval tensions and more – Ep. 294

Christopher Green breaks down peninsula trends, plus South Korea pursues legal action over 2020 office explosion

Seoul sues North Korea, inter-Korean naval tensions and more – Ep. 294
Jacco ZwetslootJacco Zwetsloot | NK News June 21, 2023
Drone command to ‘overwhelmingly respond’ to North Korean ‘provocations’: Seoul
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Drone command to ‘overwhelmingly respond’ to North Korean ‘provocations’: Seoul

South Korean cabinet approves plans to establish new command in response to DPRK drone incursion last year

Drone command to ‘overwhelmingly respond’ to North Korean ‘provocations’: Seoul
Jeongmin KimJeongmin Kim June 20, 2023