Don’t Be Fooled by North Korea’s Dismantling of Rocket Test Site

Satellite imagery indicates North Korea has begun to dismantle its Sohae rocket engine test facility and space vehicle launch stand. The dismantlement is a welcome, though limited, development, because Pyongyang indicated the site was no longer necessary after having successfully completed its missile and nuclear programs. In April, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declared that “we … Continue reading Don’t Be Fooled by North Korea’s Dismantling of Rocket Test Site

US, South Korea Stand United Against Kim Ahead of Trump’s Asia Trip

President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in could be set to take an international good cop/bad cop approach in handling the North Korean nuclear threat, one expert suggests in advance of Trump’s two-week trip to Asia in November. “While it’s true many of the things said by President Trump and [North Korea’s] Kim … Continue reading US, South Korea Stand United Against Kim Ahead of Trump’s Asia Trip