Small Wars Journal

7/18/2021 Korean and National Security News and Commentary

Sun, 07/18/2021 - 10:39am

Access Korean News HERE.

Access National Security news HERE.

Korean News Contents:


1. Setting the Record Straight on OPCON Transition in the U.S.-ROK Alliance

2. Mexico Floats Restoring Diplomatic Relations With North Kore

3. The Nuclear Future Of East Asia – Analysis

4. A North Korea Collapse Means One Thing: Find the Nuclear Weapons, Fast.

5. Can South Korea Build an ‘Iron Dome’ to Protect Against North Korean Artillery?

6. N. Korea's imports from China surge on-month in June

7. N.K. media outlet reports on S. Korean criticism of call for abolishing unification ministry

8. N. Korea warns youth against adopting foreign speaking habits, lifestyles

9. Why is Kim Jong-un clamping down on millennials, K-pop and slang?

10. The truth about our 'abandonment' and reclaiming our Korean identity

11. How to enhance peaceful nuclear cooperation between Korea, US

12. Return to Korean-style Confucianism

National Security News Contents:


1.  U.S. diplomats in Afghanistan face daunting, dangerous mission with little military backup

2. How a former Afghan interpreter became a US Army officer

3. ‘Everyone is dying’: Myanmar on the brink of decimation

4. According to a senior British military official, the United Kingdom will launch covert missions of its special forces against Russia and China

5. Japan’s Olympic security balancing act leaves few satisfied

6. [OPINION] Fighting the virus of lies

7. Facebook Tells Biden: ‘Facebook Is Not the Reason’ Vaccination Goal Was Missed

8. COVID-19 still killing Americans faster than guns, cars and flu combined

9. Two men charged over plot to blow up Sacramento Democratic headquarters

10. Disinformation experts doubt authenticity of leaked documents describing a Russian plot to help Trump in 2016

11. As Taliban surge, al-Qaeda poised for swift return

12. America’s Collapsing Meritocracy Is a Recipe for Revolt

13. Reporters Reveal 'Ugly Truth' Of How Facebook Enables Hate Groups And Disinformation

14. The Black Rifle Coffee NYT Interview Is A Courageous Journey Up The Arch Of The Moral Universe

15. Ten Conservative Principles