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  1. Elite coastguard reflects Seoul's tough new stance

    Posted Jul 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Salmon

    ... that the country was boosting its pre-emptive strike capabilities to counter the North's missile and nuclear threat. According to the Yonhap newswire, South Korea's military has moved air ... among South Korea's populace is a remote possibility at best. These issues, pundits believe, are why Pyongyang is creating a nuclear-missile-based deterrent, in recognition that its ...

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    Execution shows it's no more Mr Nice Guy for North Korea's Kim Jong-un

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 04:38am by Andrew Salmon

    ... Kim's successful long-range missile test- and his decision to mention nuclear weapons possession in the constitution- may have been designed to appease his powerful military. Even so, the risks ... strike. While he has continued his father's s ongeun (military first) policy, Kim has also emphasised economic growth. He has promised his people that they will no longer need ...

  3. US and South Korean differences bode ill for summit

    Posted Jun 10th 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Salmon

    ... A common strategy to remove nuclear weapons from Pyongyang is looking more remote, writes Andrew Salmon With the North Korean nuclear crisis showing no signs of abating, and given ... the denuclearisation of Pyongyang. 'South Korea is looking at the big picture, wanting reconciliation and a soft landing for North Korea, while the US, concerned about terrorism and nuclear weapons, ...



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