Category North Korea

Did The South Korea Army Plot Coup To Keep Ousted Leader In Power?

Did S. Korea army plot coup to keep ousted leader in power? apnews.com View Original SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A group of army generals rolling tanks and troops into Seoul to seize power. Paratroopers firing at large crowds calling for democracy. Tanks and armored vehicles stationed at universities to intimidate student protesters. Such scenes […]

Revealing Kangson, North Korea’s First Covert Uranium Enrichment Site

The comment highlighted in blue below is by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell Comment:  “Declaration of the entire nuclear program is key to CVID.  Since we know about this site we need to be considering what covert sites remain. We must […]

Does Kim Jong Un Have Control Of His Military?

The comment in blue below are by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell Comment:  “Interesting analysis from Gordon. Although none of us can know for sure how much control KJU has over the military I think it is important to keep in […]

North Korea: Where Everything Is Forbidden Unless It Is Allowed

The comment highlighted in blue below is by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell Comment:  “Good review from Professor Miyoshi Jager.  I am torn as to whether I should buy this book.  Not getting the history right is a big drawback but […]

HASC Chair Opening Remarks – Subcommittee On Emerging Threats & Capabilities

For Immediate Release: July 11, 2017 Contact: HASC Communications (202) 225-2539 OPENING REMARKS OF CHAIRWOMAN STEFANIK SUBCOMMITTEE ON EMERGING THREATS & CAPABILITIES WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY), Chairwoman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the Subcommittee’s hearing titled “Department […]

Underground Military Factories In North Korea Expanded To Hide Nuclear Arsenal

The comment highlighted in blue below is by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com North Korea is made up of mole people.  They thrive underground (actually the regime thrives by exploiting the Korean people who are forced to work underground like mole people). Underground […]

The Iranian-North Korean Nexus After The Singapore Summit

https://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/iranian-north-korean-nexus-after-singapore-summit/ The Iranian-North Korean Nexus After the Singapore Summit By Lt. Col. (res.) Dr. Dany ShohamJuly 9, 2018 FacebookTwitterPrintEmailMore45 Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea, photo via Wikimedia Commons BESA Center Perspectives Paper No. 887, July 9, 2018 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The summit that took place in Singapore in June […]

U.S. Sends Two Warships Through Taiwan Strait Amid Heightened Tensions

https://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2154260/us-sends-two-warships-through-taiwan-strait-amid?utm_source=emarsys&utm_medium=email&utm_content=20180708&utm_campaign=scmp_today&aid=190131336&sc_src=email_2288452&sc_llid=37921&sc_lid=153157789&sc_uid=vg2B67MeDE&utm_source=emarsys&utm_medium=email US sends two warships through Taiwan Strait amid heightened tensions with Beijing The Taiwanese government confirmed that the warships sailed through the waters separating Taiwan and the Chinese mainland on Saturday PUBLISHED : Sunday, 08 July, 2018, 2:38am UPDATED : Sunday, 08 July, 2018, 6:08am 5  Agence France-Presse Two United States warships entered the […]

Kim Jong-un’s Long Game : Bulletin Of The Atomic Scientists

The comment highlighted in blue below is by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell’s Comment:  “As opposed to our short game of the 23018 mid-term and the 2020 presidential elections?   I hope Duyeon Kim’s words are heeded here:   It is […]

Follow-Up Comments On North Korea Statement That Talks With Pompeo Were ‘Regrettable’

The comment highlighted in blue and black below is by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell Comment/Analysis:  “As I wrote in March and posted on my blog here on June 6, the bar for success of the Singapore summit was pretty low: http://maxoki161.blogspot.com/2018/06/thoughts-on-possible-us-north-korea.html […]