October 19, 2021
Why Is North Korea Launching So Many Missiles?
By Mitch Shin
North Korea appeared to fire an SLBM on Tuesday, ahead of a meeting between the U.S. and South Korea to discuss North Korea issues this weekend.
January 15, 2021
North Korea Holds Nighttime Military Parade After Party Congress
By Mitch Shin
After the Workers’ Party’s Eighth Congress, North Korea held a military parade to display its missiles, with an emphasis on SLBMs (and a curious absence of ICBMs).
October 06, 2020
What to Expect From North Korea’s Military Parade
By Bruce Klingner
Pyongyang is likely preparing to reveal new missiles – and more – during anniversary celebrations on October 10.
June 23, 2020
How Far Will North Korea’s Military Adventurism Go?
By Jina Kim
The scope and level of North Korea’s next move will be determined by the extent and type of the benefits it expects.
February 19, 2020
Make Way for South Korea’s Underwater Drones
By Sukjoon Yoon
The ROK’S “Smart Navy” is a vital project, but will require more than just new technology.
September 07, 2016
North Korea's SLBMs: China's Role and South Korea's Dilemma
By Kim Tae-woo
What enables poverty-stricken North Korea to pursue SLBM technology? In a word: China.
January 14, 2016
North Korea Tests a Submerged-Launch Ballistic Missile, Take 3
By 38 North / John Schilling
The footage of North Korea's latest SLBM test shows the country still has a long way to go to develop this system.
October 30, 2014
Is North Korea Developing Sea-Based Ballistic Missiles?
By Ankit Panda
Evidence from satellite imagery suggests that North Korea is actively developing sea-based ballistic missiles.