North Korea Test Fires “Tactical Guided Weapon”

North Korea Test Fires “Tactical Guided Weapon”

On April 18, North Korean state-run media announced the country had test fired “a new-type tactical guided weapon.” The unidentified projectile traveled a short range, and at low enough altitudes…

Missile-Related Activity Detected at DPRK ICBM Plant

Missile-Related Activity Detected at DPRK ICBM Plant

On March 7, South Korea revealed that its intelligence agencies spotted movement of cargo vehicles near the Sanumdong ICBM plant in Pyongyang. South Korea’s National Intelligence Service briefed the country’s…

DPRK Tests New Long-range Tactical Weapon

DPRK Tests New Long-range Tactical Weapon

On November 16, North Korean state media announced the test of a new “ultramodern tactical weapon,” which would provide the country with a “steel wall” of defense. According to an…

CSIS Report Reveals Undeclared DPRK Missile Bases

CSIS Report Reveals Undeclared DPRK Missile Bases

On November 12, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Beyond Parallel released a report showing satellite imagery of one of 13 identified but undeclared North Korean missile operating bases….

South Korea To Purchase SM-3 Interceptors

South Korea To Purchase SM-3 Interceptors

On October 12, South Korea‘s Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) announced at a parliamentary audit their plan to purchase SM-3 interceptors to counter North Korea’s ballistic missiles. A decision “for…

DPRK to Permit ICAO Inspections

DPRK to Permit ICAO Inspections

North Korea will reportedly admit inspectors from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) to conduct in-country inspections to assess measures taken by Pyongyang to improve the safety of commercial aircraft…