Category Japan

MacArthur’s Spies: The Heroes Of The Philippines

May 19, 2017 MacArthur’s Spies: The Heroes Of The Philippines By Elise Cooper http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/05/macarthurs_spies_the_heroes_of_the_philippines.html MacArthur’s Spies by Peter Eisner recounts how three individuals played a significant role in the resistance against the Japanese occupation in the Philippines during World War II.  The book shows how heroes come from many backgrounds: a singer, a soldier, and […]

North Korea Showed Off A Lot Of Missiles. What Might Be Its Targets?

Comments below highlighted in black are by/from Col. (Ret.) Dave Maxwell. Dave Maxwell:  This is probably one of the best analyses of potential targeting by north Korea by a news organization.  There are very good graphics that unfortunately do not come through in an email message.  Please go to the link to view the entire article on […]

Thousands Of North Korean Propaganda Leaflets Found In Eastern City

David Maxwell’s comments are highlighted in blue below; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner \Note this: Along with the leaflets, CDs and USBs with content glorifying the North Korean regime were also found, according to police.   I wonder if the north is doing this because the defector organizations […]

North Korea Preparing For Cruise Missile Strikes: RFA

North Korea Preparing For Cruise Missile Strikes: RFA english.yonhapnews.co.kr View Original May 18th, 2017 SEOUL, May 18 (Yonhap) — The North Korean army is repairing protective walls for gallery positions to brace for possible cruise missile strikes after witnessing such U.S. attacks on Syria last month, a U.S. broadcaster said Thursday. The North’s armed forces […]

Why Do We Appease North Korea?

David Maxwell’s comments are highlighted in blue below.  His contact info is at the bottom of this page/article.  RCP Perhaps because we have never had a strategy to solve the Korea question once and for all.  There are some important pieces and parts to one in Sung-yoon Lee’s conclusion here:   The Trump administration needs […]

Beyond The San Hai | The Challenge Of China’s Blue-Water Navy

The 45 page report can be downloaded directly from this link: https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.cnas.org/documents/CNASReport-BlueWaterNavy-Finalb.pd Beyond The San Hai | RealClearDefense realcleardefense.com The Challenge of China’s Blue-Water Navy By Dr. Patrick M. Cronin, Dr. Mira Rapp-Hooper, Harry Krejsa, Alexander Sullivan and Rush Doshi The United States has enjoyed largely uncontested naval supremacy across the blue waters, or open oceans, for […]

Defending The U.S. From North Korean Long Range Missiles

Defending The U.S. From North Korean Long Range Missiles thecipherbrief.com · May 16, 2017 May 16, 2017 | Will Edwards Photo: Missile Defense Agency The Newsletter Get exclusive analysis delivered to your inbox daily. subscribe now North Korea’s successful launch of the road-mobile intermediate range Hwasong-12 missile on Sunday yet again demonstrated the Kim Jong-un regime’s perseverance and […]

In Computer Attacks, Clues Point To Frequent Culprit: North Korea

Excerpts: Security experts at Symantec, which in the past has accurately identified attacks mounted by the United States, Israel and North Korea, found early versions of the ransomware, called WannaCry, that used tools that were also deployed against Sony Pictures Entertainment, a Bangladesh Central Bank last year and a Polish bank in February. American officials […]

North Korea May Have Been Behind Global Cyber Hack (WannaCry) Which Brought NHS To Its Knees

     If North Korea is indeed behind this attack/hack, was this a trial run in preparation for a much larger/devastating cyber attack — should hostilities break out between Washington and the West over Pyongyang’s pursuit of an  Intercontinental Ballistic Missile capable of carrying and delivering a nuclear warhead.       And, even if […]

To Curb North Korea, Target Its Cyber Arsenal

Thousands of North Korean tech workers, hackers and cyber criminals operate on Chinese soil, where they benefit from China’s superior bandwidth and network capability, according to a recent long-term study. | Getty To Curb North Korea, Target Its Cyber Arsenal, Experts Say By MARTIN MATISHAK 05/15/17 05:02 AM EDT https://www.politicopro.com/cybersecurity/story/2017/05/to-curb-north-korea-target-its-cyber-arsenal-experts-say-156808 The U.S. should explore another potential […]