Small Wars Journal

4/30/22 National Security and Korean News and Commentary

Sat, 04/30/2022 - 11:40am

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Access Korean News HERE.

National Security News Content:

2. The hybrid war in Ukraine - Microsoft On the Issues
3. Ukrainian Officer's Defiant Dispatch From Inside Mariupol's Besieged Steel Plant
4. Europe's special operators are watching Ukraine closely for lessons learned
5. Brutal Sect of Putin’s Army Accused of Murdering Their Own Comrades
6. Putin may declare war against "world's Nazis" on "Victory Day:' UK official
7. Cracks emerge in Russian elite as tycoons start to bemoan invasion
8. Opinion | The Five Conspiracy Theories That Putin Has Weaponized
9. Inside the Trevor Reed deal: From Oval Office to Moscow trip
10. A chilling Russian cyber aim in Ukraine: Digital dossiers
11. Disinformation Governance Board to tackle spread of misinformation in U.S., focusing on Russia and U.S.-Mexico border
12.  The Backlash to DHS's Anti-Disinformation Board Shows How US Law Is Falling Behind the Problem
13. Pentagon: Russian assault on Donbas "behind schedule"
14. Ukraine Has Asia Thinking About War
15. US National Guard’s aging battle taxis find new use in Ukraine fight
16. Army Futures Command learning from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine
17. F-35 Pilot: NATO Could ‘Completely Destroy the Russian Forces’
18. U.S. Restarts National Guard Training Mission for Ukrainian Soldiers
19. Could Insurgency Offer Ukraine a Decisive Edge?
20. Russia Has Already Lost the Ukraine War
21. Ukraine admits 'serious losses' in eastern battles, but says Russia's are 'colossal'
22. Bedlam at Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport after family packs unexploded shell
23. The Navy's First Medical Ship In 35 Years Will Be Unlike Any Before It
24. Remember the Real: Cyberspace, Misinformation, and Human Action
25. Redesigning Army Special Operations Forces Talent Management for the 21st Century

Korean News Content:

1. N. Korean leader vows to 'preemptively' contain nuclear threats by hostile forces
2. North Korea’s Next Nuclear Test: How Big Could It Be?
3. FM nominee reaffirms push for hotline among two Koreas, U.S. for dialogue anytime
4. Kim Jong-un has started to make nuclear threats. Did he learn this from Putin’s strategy of escalation? What he’s protecting as his people starve...(ISHIMARU Jiro)
5. North Koreans wait 17 hours for compulsory viewing of Pyongyang military parade
6. China halts freight train traffic with North Korea
7. Defectors Pepper North Korea With Photos of South’s Incoming President
8. Kim Jong Un could use nuclear arsenal to dominate Korean peninsula, warn experts
9. Opinion | Kim Jong Un is adopting Putin’s Ukraine playbook
10. Int'l Rights Groups Call for Abolishment of Anti-Pyongyang Leaflet Ban
11. South Korea's new president steps into a geopolitical minefield
12. The Democratic Party’s Prosecution Reform Bill in Korea Resembles Socialist China’s Public Security System
13. Perpetrator of South Korea’s ‘Bitcoin-gate’ untraceable
14. Police say anti-US military activist vandalized Douglas MacArthur statue in South Korea