Category North Korea

How ‘The New York Times’ Deceived The Public On North Korea

How ‘The New York Times’ Deceived The Public On North Korea The Nation · by Tim Shorrock · November 16, 2018 (Photo by Haxorjoe at en.wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0) The New York Times may still have a Judith Miller problem—only now it’s a David Sanger problem. Miller, of course, is the former Times reporter who helped build the case for the 2003 US […]

Report: North Korea Miniaturized Nukes After Summit

Report: North Korea Miniaturized Nukes After Summit ByElizabeth Shimupi.com Nov. 14 (UPI) — South Korea’s spy agency said North Korea has continued to miniaturize nuclear warheads, even after the Singapore summit between Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump, according to a South Korean press report. Members of a South Korean parliamentary intelligence committee told Newsis on Wednesday Seoul’s national […]

Trouble May Be Brewing In Kim’s ‘Peoples’ Paradise’

Kim Jong Un Could Face Internal Difficulties If He Attempts To Shift The Focus Away From The Military To The Economy By ROBERT E. MCCOY NOVEMBER 15, 2018 3:56 PM (UTC+8)atimes.com ·  Earlier this year, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un brought hope to many when he stated he was shifting the emphasis away from the parallel development […]

Can Kim Reign Without Terror?

Can Kim Reign Without Terror? koreajoongangdaily.joins.com|| |프린트메일로보내기내블로그에 저장Nov 15,2018 Kim Byung-yeonThe author is a professor of economics at the Seoul National University. Ri Son-gwon’s words were light and he used some vulgar language. However, his words weigh heavily, as he may have revealed the inner feelings of the North Korean elite. It was not a working-level […]

North Korean Hackers Pose Threat Through Innovative Tactics, Say Experts

North Korean Hackers Pose Threat Through Innovative Tactics, Say Experts washingtontimes.com · by Dan Boylan A solider watches code lines on his computer at the French Defense ministry stand during the International Cybersecurity forum in Lille, northern France, Tuesday Jan. 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler) **FILE** more > China, Russia and Iran each pose evolving cyberthreats to […]

The New York Times’ Misleading Story On North Korean Missiles | 38 North: Informed Analysis Of North Korea

The New York Times’ Misleading Story On North Korean Missiles | 38 North: Informed Analysis Of North Korea 38north.org · by Leon V. Sigal · November 13, 2018 North Korea is moving ahead with its ballistic missile program at 16 hidden bases that have been identified in new commercial satellite images…The satellite images suggest that the North has […]

Follow-Up Comments By Dave Maxwell Re: “North Korea, Missile Bases Suggest a Great Deception”

David Maxwell Comment: “Upon further refection here are some additional comments on this report.To reiterate my earlier comment: The north’s lines of effort in its strategy are subversion, coercion, extortion, and use of force but we should remember Sun Tzu – all warfare is based on deception.  And the north has always been a master of […]

In North Korea, Missile Bases Suggest A Great Deception

In North Korea, Missile Bases Suggest A Great Deception The New York Times · by David E. Sanger · November 12, 2018 A satellite image of a secret North Korean ballistic missile base. The North has offered to dismantle a different major missile launching site while continuing to make improvements at more than a dozen others.CreditCSIS/Beyond Parallel, via […]

Assessment Of Pathways To Regime Collapse In DPRK | NSI

The 21 page report can be downloaded here: https://nsiteam.com/social/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/NSI-Pathways%E2%84%A2-DPRK-Collapse-Assessment-FINAL.pdfDavid Maxwell Comment:  “Of course I am biased but I find it hard to believe that the seminal work on collapse: “Patterns of Collapse” of the “Seven Phases of Regime Collapse”  by Robert Collins is not referenced in this (though I am happy to see that they cite […]

Defense Secretary Mattis To Stay On At Pentagon

Defense Secretary Mattis To Stay On At Pentagon freebeacon.com · by Bill Gertz · November 8, 2018ShareEmail Secretary of Defense James Mattis / Getty Images BY: Follow @BillGertz November 8, 2018 11:50 am Contradicting press reports, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has no plans to step down and leave the Trump administration following the midterm elections, his spokeswoman says. “No. There […]