Concerns rise over N. Korea’s submarine missile capability

The Korea Herald

Concerns are growing over North Korea’s pursuit of a submarine-launched ballistic missile, which, if fully developed, could pose a serious security threat that may not be countered by the current capabilities of the South Korea-U.S. alliance. Various reports and intelligence […]

S. Korea, China experts spar over U.S. missile-defense system

Yonhap News

SHANGHAI, Nov. 28 (Yonhap) — Security experts of South Korea and China clashed Friday over a possible deployment of an advanced U.S. missile-defense system on South Korean soil, highlighting a long-standing rift between Seoul and Beijing despite their growing warmth on bilateral ties.

North Korea Warns Of Fourth Nuclear Test, Blames US For UN Resolution On Human Rights Violations

International Business Times

North Korea on Thursday warned it might be prompted to conduct another nuclear test and enhance its military capabilities in response to a United Nations resolution on Pyongyang’s human rights violations. The U.N. adopted the resolution Tuesday to urge the […]

SM-3s and SM-2s Highlight U.S. Missile Defense Needs

Michaela Dodge

The U.S. Navy and the Missile Defense Agency completed a successful test of the Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) and Standard Missile-2 (SM-2) interceptors this past week, marking the 10th anniversary of the Aegis missile defense system becoming operational. During this simulated […]

N. Korea slams South’s plan to buy PAC-3 interceptor missiles

Yonhap News Agency

SEOUL, Nov. 16 (Yonhap) – North Korea lambasted South Korea Sunday for seeking to purchase PAC-3 interceptor missiles from the United States, warning Pyongyang will counter Seoul’s move with strengthened nuclear deterrence. South Korea is seeking to buy PAC-3 interceptors […]

KCNA blasts U.S. for ‘exaggerating’ North’s missile capability

North threatens ‘counteraction’ if U.S. pressure over weapons capacity continues North Korea, which regularly threatens to strike the United States with its nuclear arsenal, on Friday accused the U.S. of exaggerating its missile capabilities. The North’s Korean Central News Agency […]