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Information related to North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs

Japan’s back in the North Korea game, but it faces nearly impossible challenges

Japan’s back in the North Korea game, but it faces nearly impossible challenges

North Korea’s long-range nuclear threat could overshadow Japan’s other security priorities

Japan’s back in the North Korea game, but it faces nearly impossible challenges
Author Image James Fretwell February 23, 2021
North Korea’s tumbling economy hasn’t stopped Kim Jong Un from making more nukes

North Korea’s tumbling economy hasn’t stopped Kim Jong Un from making more nukes

An unpublished draft of the latest U.N. Panel of Experts report shows that Kim Jong Un is still advancing his weapons

North Korea’s tumbling economy hasn’t stopped Kim Jong Un from making more nukes
Author Image Ankit Panda February 12, 2021
Filmmaker says he’s still sitting on evidence of North Korean weapons deals

Filmmaker says he’s still sitting on evidence of North Korean weapons deals

“The Mole” depicted shady DPRK dealings, but the U.N. allegedly hasn’t seen extra evidence gathered by the filmmaker

Filmmaker says he’s still sitting on evidence of North Korean weapons deals
Author Image Chad O'Carroll February 11, 2021
North Korea in Jan. 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead

North Korea in Jan. 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead

An analytical look at the main developments from Jan. 1, 2021 to Jan. 31, 2021

North Korea in Jan. 2021: A month in review and what’s ahead
Author Image NK Pro February 3, 2021
US to spend $4 million on projects targeting North Korean weapons trade

US to spend $4 million on projects targeting North Korean weapons trade

U.S. State Department also announced $4 million grant for illicit WMD and ballistic missiles nonproliferation in general

US to spend $4 million on projects targeting North Korean weapons trade
Author Image Jeongmin Kim February 1, 2021
North Korea’s latest parade shows that Kim is deadset on boosting weapons

North Korea’s latest parade shows that Kim is deadset on boosting weapons

Pyongyang rolled out two new ballistic missiles in Jan. 2021, signaling a possible return to testing

North Korea’s latest parade shows that Kim is deadset on boosting weapons
Author Image Ankit Panda January 20, 2021
A newly-declassified document underscores Trump’s North Korea failures

A newly-declassified document underscores Trump’s North Korea failures

The U.S. wanted to convince North Korea that it doesn’t need nukes, but Kim is far from persuaded

A newly-declassified document underscores Trump’s North Korea failures
Author Image James Fretwell January 15, 2021
Kim Jong Un’s latest military plans go far beyond nuclear weapons

Kim Jong Un’s latest military plans go far beyond nuclear weapons

At the Eighth Party Congress, the North Korean leader also spoke of submarines, satellites and more

Kim Jong Un’s latest military plans go far beyond nuclear weapons
Author Image Ankit Panda January 13, 2021
Party Congress: Kim Jong Un’s weapons wishlist suggests testing campaign ahead

Party Congress: Kim Jong Un’s weapons wishlist suggests testing campaign ahead

Depending on how the Biden administration responds, North Korea may revert to testing to modernize its military

Party Congress: Kim Jong Un’s weapons wishlist suggests testing campaign ahead
Author Image Ankit Panda January 10, 2021
North Korea in Dec. 2020: A month in review and what’s ahead

North Korea in Dec. 2020: A month in review and what’s ahead

An analytical look at the main developments from Dec. 1, 2020 to Dec. 31, 2020

North Korea in Dec. 2020: A month in review and what’s ahead
Author Image NK Pro January 1, 2021
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