April 05, 2020

Military affairs

Information related to military issues in North and South Korea

When NK Commandos Tried To Assassinate South Korea's President

This Day in the History of the DPRK: January 21, JUCHE 56 (1968)

Brandon K. Gauthier January 21, 2013

Kim Jong Un’s New Year Speech: What it Really Means (Part 2 of 2)

North Korea's former poet laureate takes a look at Kim Jong Un's New Years Speech - it seems this year is all about strengthening legitimacy, not economic reform or bold foreign policy.

Jang Jin-sung January 3, 2013

The NK News Study Guide Part 2: The Colonial Period

North Korean Studies Newbie? Want to learn more? Get acquainted with the NK NEWS Study Guides

Gianluca Spezza January 2, 2013

The Day North Korea Downed a U.S. Helicopter on the DMZ

This Day in the History of the DPRK December 17, Juche 82 (1994)

Brandon K. Gauthier December 17, 2012

Yeonpyeong Island: What's All The Fuss About?

Two years on from the bombardment of Yeonpyeong island, controversial military exercises look set to go ahead. What is it that makes these islands and waters so disputed?

NK News November 21, 2012

Get Ready For A Military First Mothers Day

In preparation for mothers day, North Korea presents army with new "lady tiger" multiple-launch rocket systems

Luke Herman November 13, 2012

South Korea Military Exercises Send North Korea Into Lock Down

North Korea goes into high alert

Luke Herman October 29, 2012

North Korea Issues Violent Threat To South Korean Activists

North Korea warns residents to evacuate – not for the first time, however

Luke Herman October 19, 2012