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Launch of North Korea SLBM

There are signs N. Korea may be preparing to launch a SLBM on Oct....

There are signs that North Korea is preparing the launch of a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) at a submarine maintenance facility in Sinpo Shipyard,...
Sino-North Korean relations ballistic

Ballistic missile units given additional manpower, deploy new equipment

While North Korea continues to send military troops to typhoon-affected areas, the military unit in charge of various kinds of ballistic missiles, Korean People's...
flood-ravaged soldiers

Summer military drills stalled as soldiers sent to flood-ravaged areas

North Korea’s summer military exercises have more or less been halted because many soldiers have been ordered to focus on relief work in flood-ravaged...
air force base

N. Korean military agencies trip over each other to extract bribes

The North Korean military's deteriorating food situation has led to greater competition among various military agencies to conduct "inspections" of military units and extract...
parade

Oct. 10 military parade still appears set to go ahead as planned

There are no signs that soldiers training for the Oct. 10 military parade have been ordered to suspend their activities, nor have the number...
Kim Jong Un at the fourth plenary session (plenum) of the 7th Term Workers’ Party of Korea [WPK] Central Committee [CC] held on April 10, 2019 constitution citizenship

N. Korea makes it harder for discharged officers to receive “Pyongyang citizenship”

North Korea recently increased the number of years military officers must live in Pyongyang to receive local citizenship from 30 years to 35 years,...
Soldiers in Sinuiju, North Pyongan Province masks food rations arrested

Soldier arrested after sneaking past Pyongyang’s tight security

A soldier who snuck past Pyongyang's tight security after deserting his military unit in Gangwon Province was arrested in the capital city on Aug....
guard command

Guard Command soldier’s death shrouded in mystery, even to next of kin

A woman in Chongjin was shocked to learn recently that her son, a soldier in North Korea’s Supreme Guard Command - a unit that...
research institute

No Kwang Chol takes up new position at military research institute

No Kwang Chol was transferred to a research institute affiliated with the North Korean military’s General Staff Department in May following his short-lived command...
corps

N. Korea begins probe into 2nd and 4th corps following returnee incident

North Korea has begun an investigation into the military's 2nd Corps and 4th Corps as part of its efforts to find out how a...

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