Reading The North Korean Tea Leaves

Reuben F. Johnson | 10/15/2021

North Korea has stepped up missile tests in recent months as part of a  strategy to demonstrate its growing strength and remain on the agenda  of powers such as China and the U.S. Above is an image distributed by the North Korean government of a test-launch of the Hwasong-8 missile, which Pyongyang said was equipped with a hypersonic glide vehicle. North Korea, officially the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), has posed a challenge for analysts for decades. The closed,...
 

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