Experts warn that South Korea’s latest ballistic missile could trigger a regional arms race, since its extended range gives it the capability to hit Japan and China, as well as North Korea. Photo: KBS
Experts warn that South Korea’s latest ballistic missile could trigger a regional arms race, since its extended range gives it the capability to hit Japan and China, as well as North Korea. Photo: KBS

Could South Korea’s newest ballistic missile trigger a regional arms race?

  • Seoul claims its Hyunmoo-5 missile can carry the world’s heaviest warhead
  • Yoon government is moving beyond North Korean focus toward a regional power posture, expert says

Experts warn that South Korea’s latest ballistic missile could trigger a regional arms race, since its extended range gives it the capability to hit Japan and China, as well as North Korea. Photo: KBS
Experts warn that South Korea’s latest ballistic missile could trigger a regional arms race, since its extended range gives it the capability to hit Japan and China, as well as North Korea. Photo: KBS
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