September 24, 2022

Military affairs

Information related to military issues in North and South Korea

A force unknown: North Korea’s radar network
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A force unknown: North Korea’s radar network

North Korea’s aging radar network enjoys little attention from international observers – yet it plays a vital role in the inter-Korean military balance

A force unknown: North Korea’s radar network
Joost Oliemans
Joost Oliemans | Stijn Mitzer September 27, 2016
Crossing the line: Responding to North Korean provocation

Crossing the line: Responding to North Korean provocation

A new book examines how the DPRK gets away with its over-the-top behavior

Crossing the line: Responding to North Korean provocation
Rob York
Rob York September 26, 2016
Comrades forever? Pyongyang between Havana and DC

Comrades forever? Pyongyang between Havana and DC

As two of only a few Communist states, North Korea and Cuba share a special relationship

Comrades forever? Pyongyang between Havana and DC
Jared Ward
Jared Ward September 26, 2016
Song’un Cinema: Love and militarism in N. Korean film

Song’un Cinema: Love and militarism in N. Korean film

North Korean films extol the virtues of marrying as a duty to the state

Song’un Cinema: Love and militarism in N. Korean film
Tatiana Gabroussenko
Tatiana Gabroussenko September 23, 2016
War Games: who is responsible for tension on the Korean peninsula?

War Games: who is responsible for tension on the Korean peninsula?

In refusing to talk to Pyongyang, the US and S.Korea must hold the blame for the rise in tensions

War Games: who is responsible for tension on the Korean peninsula?
Alexander Vorontsov
Alexander Vorontsov September 15, 2016
Fifth North Korean nuke test showed ‘recklessness’: Lt. General Chun

Fifth North Korean nuke test showed ‘recklessness’: Lt. General Chun

Kim Jong Un "acting exactly like Hitler", former Deputy Commander says

Fifth North Korean nuke test showed ‘recklessness’: Lt. General Chun
Chad O'Carroll
Chad O'Carroll September 14, 2016
South Korea and the U.S must be prepared to hit back at Pyongyang

South Korea and the U.S must be prepared to hit back at Pyongyang

In light of the fifth test, Seoul and Washington need to draw a line in the sand

South Korea and the U.S must be prepared to hit back at Pyongyang
John Lee
John Lee September 12, 2016
Last resort? Suing for peace on the Korean peninsula

Last resort? Suing for peace on the Korean peninsula

Considering the North's decades-old demand could be a path to stability, experts suggest

Last resort? Suing for peace on the Korean peninsula
Donald Kirk
Donald Kirk September 10, 2016
What did we learn from North Korea’s latest KN-11 test?
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What did we learn from North Korea’s latest KN-11 test?

North Korean state-media footage shows new two stage system

What did we learn from North Korea’s latest KN-11 test?
Dave Schmerler
Dave Schmerler September 5, 2016
All ready on North Korea’s firing line

All ready on North Korea’s firing line

S.Korea faces a daunting array of missiles and rockets from just across the DMZ  

All ready on North Korea’s firing line
Robert E. McCoy
Robert E. McCoy September 2, 2016