Small Wars Journal

6/7/24 National Security and Korean News and Commentary

Fri, 06/07/2024 - 9:25am

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National Security News Content:

1. Remarks by President Biden Commemorating the 80th Anniversary of D-Day | Collevile-sur-Mer, France
2. Remarks by Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III Commemorating 80 Years Since D-Day (As Delivered)
3. Reagan at Pointe du Hoc, 40 Years Later
4. On D-Day, from cynicism to hope: Reconnecting with the soul of America
5. Russian Offensive Campaign Assessment, June 6, 2024
6. Israel–Hamas War (Iran) Update, June 6, 2024
7. U.S. Confronts Failures as Terrorism Spreads in West Africa
8. Opinion | ‘Short of war,’ China’s gray zone strategy on Taiwan is gathering in intensity
9. First Principles for Ensuring American AI Leadership
10. GAO Report on U.S. Funding for Ukraine
11. The Good, the Bad, or the Ugly? Lessons from History on Ukraine’s Russian Paramilitary Legionnaires
12. What to Make of Biden’s Latest Promise to Defend Taiwan
13. Why Would Anyone Want to Run the World?
14. China leg up on US for Cambodia's military loyalty
15. China's surging presence reshapes a thawing Arctic
16. 6 months after fatal V-22 crash, an Air Force Osprey squadron in Japan prepares to fly again
17. China Is 'Aggressively Recruiting' Pilots from the US and NATO Countries, Intelligence Agencies Warn
18. No First Use: Threatening Alliance Cohesion, Assurance, and Non-Proliferation
19. Clausewitz, Theory, and Ending the Ukraine War
20. Taiwan Needs Weapons and Training Now, Not 2027 or 2030
21. US Seeks Nuclear Microreactor Prototype to Power Army Bases
22. US Orders Modified Hero Loitering Munitions for Special Operations
23. How to Think About Politics

Korean News Content:

1. N. Korean leader boosts military-related public activities in recent 3 months: report
2. Potential discovery of oil, gas reserves in East Sea ‘highly prospective’: Act-Geo adviser
3. No First Use:  Threatening Alliance Cohesion, Assurance, and Non-Proliferation
4. North Korea punishes money changers to stop soaring exchange rates
5. North Korea sent trash balloons. Activists in the South sent K-pop.
6. Editorial: President Yoon must stop junior military officers' exodus to build a strong nation
7. School of Advanced Military Studies participate in academic broadening with combined special operations units in Korea
8.  Ex-Gyeonggi vice governor gets 9 1/2-yr sentence in N.K. remittance, graft case
9. S. Korea dismisses Japan's protest over maritime survey near Dokdo
10. Korea's diplomacy put to test as Japan pushes ahead with UNESCO bid for Sado mines
11. N. Korea holds events to celebrate 78th anniversary of youth organization
12. Are North Korea's trash balloons an escalation?
13. Will North Korea fly trash balloons into South Korea again? A look at rising tensions between them
14. North Korea clears land at six locations inside DMZ, satellite imagery shows
15. North Korea urges children to provide weapons to boost country’s military power
16. N. Korean e-payment services popular among young people