Category: North Korean Military

Would Kim Jong Un really use Nuclear Weapons? Let’s (re)consider the possibilities

As the situation with North Korea reaches a boiling point and the Korean peninsula appears to inch ever closer to war, one must beg the question of what role nuclear weapons may play should conflict erupt. Among experts, it appears to be somewhat of a theoretical given that Kim Jong Un will attempt to use nuclear weapons in the event… Read more →

Pyongyang’s “Sea of Fire” – Setting the record straight on North Korea’s artillery forces

North Korea’s ability to turn Seoul into a “Sea of Fire” has been a long-lauded talking point since Pyongyang first made the threat in the 1990s. While it is true that North Korea does have artillery that can hit the South Korean capital, the ability of that weaponry “level” Seoul or turn it into a Sea of Fire is, at… Read more →