Small Wars Journal

3/19/22 National Security and Korean News and Commentary

Sat, 03/19/2022 - 11:55am

Access National Security News HERE.

Access Korean News HERE.

National Security News Content:

1. Ukraine War Update - March 19, 2022 | SOF News
4. Readout of President Joseph R. Biden Jr. Call with President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China
5. Biden warns Xi against supporting Russia’s war in Ukraine.
6. What to expect from Biden’s first call with China’s Xi on Ukraine
7. Biden, Xi Talk as U.S. Threatens Actions if China Backs Russia in Ukraine War
8. Opinion: Zelenskyy's comedy background is ever-present in his approach to nations
9. Inside the transfer of foreign military equipment to Ukrainian soldiers
10. Four U.S. service members killed when aircraft crashes in Norway during NATO exercise
11. Putin Is Telegraphing His Weakness
12.  On Ukraine, what a change in just a few weeks
13. 4 reasons why social media can give a skewed account of the war in Ukraine
14. HASC leaders want next-gen Stinger replacement, as stockpile dwindles due to Ukraine
15. Ultraviolent Warfare: Where Conflicts Often Go.
16. China’s Great-Power Play
17. Legion of the damned: Inside Ukraine’s army of misfits, veterans, and war tourists in the fight against Russia
18. Here’s an Idea: Pay Russian Pilots for Defecting
19. Ukraine will not halt US shift to Indo-Pacific
20. The shadow warriors deployed to kill Zelensky
21. Why We Should Read Hannah Arendt Now

Korean News Content:

1. VOA: [Washington Talk] “North Korea’s attempt to escalate tension… What is the US response?”
2. Former U.S. Envoy Yun on North Korea's Nuclear Ambitions
3. Continued activities spotted at N. Korea's main airports amid speculation on missile launch, parade: reports
4. South Korea’s New President Understands the Threat From Pyongyang
5. Yoon inspects candidate sites for relocation of presidential office 
6. A North Korean Satellite Launch: What to Watch For
7. Moon, Yoon advised to meet sooner to narrow differences
8. [WHY] Is it really safe to leave valuables lying around in Korea?
9. Yoon faces growing opposition to Cheong Wa Dae relocation
10. The beauty of Korean democracy
11. 1,500 N.Koreans are at risk of being repatriated by China: UN investigator
12. Hoeryong lecturer criticizes Chinese mobile users as “tools of the enemy”
13. Two families die in succession in Hoeryong due to lack of food
14. Hyesan Coal Mine workers suffer from outbreak of tuberculosis