A North Korean soldier on the shore of the Yalu River on the border between China and North Korea. The only way to locate and destroy with complete certainty all components of North Korea’s nuclear weapons programme is through a ground invasion. File photo: Kyodo

Securing North Korea’s nukes would require a US ground invasion, Pentagon says

Any operation to pursue North Korean nuclear weapons would likely be spearheaded by US Special Operations troops

Topic |   North Korea nuclear crisis

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A North Korean soldier on the shore of the Yalu River on the border between China and North Korea. The only way to locate and destroy with complete certainty all components of North Korea’s nuclear weapons programme is through a ground invasion. File photo: Kyodo
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