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Military affairs

Information related to military issues in North and South Korea

North Korea destroys 10 guard posts along demilitarized zone: ROK MND

North Korea destroys 10 guard posts along demilitarized zone: ROK MND

Demolition part of implementation of September's military agreement, took place at 1500 KST

North Korea destroys 10 guard posts along demilitarized zone: ROK MND
Dagyum Ji
Dagyum Ji November 20, 2018
UNC “obstacle” to inter-Korean cooperation, military agreement: DPRK state media

UNC “obstacle” to inter-Korean cooperation, military agreement: DPRK state media

DPRK Today accuses U.S. of "violent infringement" of right to national self-determination

UNC “obstacle” to inter-Korean cooperation, military agreement: DPRK state media
Dagyum Ji
Dagyum Ji November 19, 2018
What to make of North Korea’s surprise “tactical” weapons test
NK PRO

What to make of North Korea’s surprise “tactical” weapons test

Pyongyang is likely responding to a recent resumption of U.S.-ROK military drills, among other frustrations

What to make of North Korea’s surprise “tactical” weapons test
Ankit Panda
Ankit Panda November 17, 2018
Why declaring an end to the Korean War is more complicated than you might think

Why declaring an end to the Korean War is more complicated than you might think

Five conflicts continue on the peninsula - sustainable peace will require an end to them all

Why declaring an end to the Korean War is more complicated than you might think
Daniel Pinkston
Daniel Pinkston November 12, 2018
ROK-U.S. marine drills “run counter” to September military agreement: Rodong

ROK-U.S. marine drills “run counter” to September military agreement: Rodong

DPRK's ruling party organ says Seoul, Washington "threatening peace" with ongoing exercises

ROK-U.S. marine drills “run counter” to September military agreement: Rodong
Dagyum Ji
Dagyum Ji November 12, 2018
How advanced is N. Korea’s nuclear and missile arsenal? – NK News Podcast ep. 45
Podcast

How advanced is N. Korea’s nuclear and missile arsenal? – NK News Podcast ep. 45

Ankit Panda talks denuclearization, deterrence, and the ups and downs of nuclear diplomacy

How advanced is N. Korea’s nuclear and missile arsenal? – NK News Podcast ep. 45
Jacco Zwetsloot
Jacco Zwetsloot November 11, 2018
South Korea to return remains of U.S. soldier killed in Korean War

South Korea to return remains of U.S. soldier killed in Korean War

American infantryman is believed to have died in April 1951

South Korea to return remains of U.S. soldier killed in Korean War
Dagyum Ji
Dagyum Ji November 7, 2018
Two Koreas, UNC agree on guard duty rules for new-look Joint Security Area: MND

Two Koreas, UNC agree on guard duty rules for new-look Joint Security Area: MND

Soldiers from North and South to take up posts on the others' side, among other new measures

Two Koreas, UNC agree on guard duty rules for new-look Joint Security Area: MND
Dagyum Ji
Dagyum Ji November 6, 2018
Two Koreas to begin field survey on shared use of Han/Imjin River Estuary

Two Koreas to begin field survey on shared use of Han/Imjin River Estuary

Move will turn region into "a place of peace," Seoul says

Two Koreas to begin field survey on shared use of Han/Imjin River Estuary
Dagyum Ji
Dagyum Ji November 5, 2018
Decoupling in the works? A monthly wrap-up round table – NKNews Podcast Ep.44
Podcast

Decoupling in the works? A monthly wrap-up round table – NKNews Podcast Ep.44

The NK News team delves into sanctions, summitry, and a growing split in the alliance

Decoupling in the works? A monthly wrap-up round table – NKNews Podcast Ep.44
Jacco Zwetsloot
Jacco Zwetsloot November 4, 2018