Kyle Mizokami Security, What could it do? North Korean artillery will undoubtedly play a very large role in any future conflict. While the Korean People’s Army certainly has a large amount of cannon and rocket artillery, recent experience suggests that it falls short of its actual potential. Show More Summary
(Balkis Press/Sipa USA via AP Images) An undated photo from North Korean News Agency released August 2017 shows Kim Jon Un visiting a Korean People's Army unit in an undisclosed location in North Korea. V iolent rhetoric doesn’t always bring violence itself, but Donald Trump’s presidency is putting that relationship to the test. Show More Summary
Seoul (dpa) – During an inspection of the Strategic Force Command of the Korean People’s Army (KPA), North Korean leader Kim Jong Un heard about and “praised” a plan for “an enveloping fire at Guam,” North Korean state news agency KCNA reported Tuesday. Kim...
North Korea said Tuesday that leader Kim Jong Un was briefed on his military's plans to launch missiles in waters near Guam days after the Korean People's Army announced its … Click to Continue »
By Stratfor – North Korea has released specific details of its plan to strike the US territory of Guam. According to comments attributed to Gen. Kim Rak Gyom, commander of the Strategic Force of the Korean People's Army, the military is drawing up plans...
WarIsBoring Security, Asia This should stop and make you think. In the past I wrote of my defeat at the hands of Supreme Commander of the Korean People’s Army Kim Jong Un and the North Korean People’s Army, and how I lost a nation with...Show More Summary
So much for Rex Tillerson's tepid attempt to de-escalate Trump's "fire and fury" statement. Moments ago, the state run-KCNA news agency issued a statement in which it cited a commander of the Korean People's Army according to whom President...Show More Summary
Korean People's Army statement comes just hours after Trump said any threat to the US would be met with 'fire and fury'.
Korean People's Army said that the U.S. should "immediately stop its reckless military provocation"
The Korean People’s Army (KPA) of North Korea gathered in Pyongyang for an oath-taking ceremony Tuesday, pledging their readiness to fight and win any battle to protect their homeland. The ceremony saw the presence of officers and cadets of the Army, the Navy and the Air and Anti-Air Force, the...
Kyle Mizokami Security, Asia Think chemical weapons. In recent years, North Korea’s chemical weapons have taken a backseat to her nuclear weapons. They are, however, no less dangerous. The deterioration of the Korean People’s Army (KPA) makes them more essential to victory than ever before. Show More Summary
Warfare History Network Security, Asia The engagement at Obong-Ni ridge dispelled any doubt of the Pershing tank’s effectiveness. The North Korean People’s Army (NKPA) had almost everything going its way during the earliest Korean War battles. Show More Summary
Kyle Mizokami Security, Asia A big threat or big nothing? For decades, North Korea has maintained strong armored forces as part of the Korean People’s Army (KPA), with thousands of tanks today in service. North Korean tanks and mechanized...Show More Summary
North Korea is prepping to celebrate another important cultural event that may raise eyebrows across the nation. On Tuesday, April 25, the reclusive North Korea will mark the 85th-anniversary of its Korean People’s Army. NeighboringShow More Summary
Dave Majumdar Security, Asia The simple answer is no. The Korean People's Army Air Force is perhaps the least threatening branch of Pyongyang’s military forces. However, while technologically backwards and often lacking the level of...Show More Summary
North Korea marks 85th foundation of Korean People's Army on Tuesday amid growing tension over a new nuclear test.
Ryan Pickrell Security, Asia But are the missiles real? North Korea just revealed signs of serious progress on its missile program. Under the watchful eye of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, the Korean People’s Army rolled out waves...Show More Summary
By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday – The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) is on the alert as the situation on the Korean peninsula is showing signs of unforeseeable tension. As a result, 150,000 soldiers have gathered on the North Korean border near the Yalu and Tumen rivers since April 7. Show More Summary
"... and reliably defend the security of the country and its people’s happiness in case the US and the South Korean puppet forces fire even a single bullet at the territory of the DPRK."
The North’s Korean People’s Army accused U.S. and South Korean soldiers of “deliberate provocations” by aiming their lights at guard posts.