May 20, 2024

Military affairs

Information related to military issues in North and South Korea

Motivations for mass leafleting: What next for inter-Korean tensions?
NK PRO

Motivations for mass leafleting: What next for inter-Korean tensions?

Pyongyang seems intent at encouraging escalatory responses from Seoul

Motivations for mass leafleting: What next for inter-Korean tensions?
Chad O'Carroll
Chad O'Carroll June 23, 2020
A journey across the globe to remember the Korean War – NKNews Podcast Ep.134
Podcast

A journey across the globe to remember the Korean War – NKNews Podcast Ep.134

Hannah Y. Kim discusses traveling to twenty-six countries to meet and interview veterans of the Korean War

A journey across the globe to remember the Korean War – NKNews Podcast Ep.134
Jacco Zwetsloot
Jacco Zwetsloot June 23, 2020
North Korea returns propaganda loudspeakers to inter-Korean border: report

North Korea returns propaganda loudspeakers to inter-Korean border: report

Move would represent a violation of the 2018 inter-Korean agreement, if confirmed

North Korea returns propaganda loudspeakers to inter-Korean border: report
Jeongmin Kim
Jeongmin Kim June 22, 2020
“Traitors” and “dogs”: a brief history of North Korean leaflets in the South

“Traitors” and “dogs”: a brief history of North Korean leaflets in the South

North Korea has been sending anti-South leaflets over the border for years, and plans to send millions more very soon

“Traitors” and “dogs”: a brief history of North Korean leaflets in the South
Kelly Kasulis
Kelly Kasulis June 22, 2020
North Korea preparing for military parade in October, South Korea says

North Korea preparing for military parade in October, South Korea says

News follows signs of military parade preparation at Mirim training grounds earlier this year

North Korea preparing for military parade in October, South Korea says
Jeongmin Kim
Jeongmin Kim June 22, 2020
North Koreans ready to rain “leaflet bombs” down on South Korea: state media

North Koreans ready to rain “leaflet bombs” down on South Korea: state media

Pyongyang promises to "terrorize" South Koreans with upcoming propaganda campaign

North Koreans ready to rain “leaflet bombs” down on South Korea: state media
Jeongmin Kim
Jeongmin Kim June 19, 2020
Despite rising inter-Korean tensions, South Korean indifference in border area

Despite rising inter-Korean tensions, South Korean indifference in border area

On North Korean side of border, life also appears to continue as normal – with few signs of military presence

Despite rising inter-Korean tensions, South Korean indifference in border area
Pyongyang bridge in second stage of renovations ahead of military parade: source
NK PRO

Pyongyang bridge in second stage of renovations ahead of military parade: source

Reinforced pavement being laid above Okryu Bridge supports on westbound lane, following work on other side last month

Pyongyang bridge in second stage of renovations ahead of military parade: source
Colin Zwirko
Colin Zwirko June 18, 2020
How South Korea’s military could respond to North Korea’s escalation of tensions

How South Korea’s military could respond to North Korea’s escalation of tensions

The DPRK's recent provocations are regrettable, but the ROK is better equipped and better prepared for what comes next

How South Korea’s military could respond to North Korea’s escalation of tensions
Chun In-bum
Chun In-bum June 18, 2020
South Korea will not tolerate insults, aggression from the North: Blue House

South Korea will not tolerate insults, aggression from the North: Blue House

ROK army also warns DPRK will "pay the price" should it escalate tensions

South Korea will not tolerate insults, aggression from the North: Blue House
Jeongmin Kim
Jeongmin Kim June 17, 2020