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Korean peninsula and history of ballistic missile arms race

Recent launch of two short range ballistic missiles by North Korea on March 25 prompted reactions and commentary along news headlines about being the message that is meant for the…

Korean Air Flight 858 incident: Political issue for South Korea

Bombing of Korean Air Flight 858 which led to the deaths of 115 people on board a South Korean airliner on November 29th in 1987 was a shocking event for…

Critique of Into the future article by NK News about future of North Korea

Excerpts are taken from speculative what-if article titled “Into the future” that is written by Chad O’Carroll and published by North Korea focused American online based news and analysis website…

Modern day Goguryeo versus Silla: North Korea, its technological parity and edge over South Korea.

North Korea in media around the world is portrayed as a poor country which is true, but often it’s used to conflate as the North being very backwards and technologically…

A Brief summary of a history of technological partnership between North Korea and Syria.

North Korea started a relationship with Syria in the 1960s when it provided military assistance to Syria and also participated in Arab-Israeli war of 1973 against Israel. North Korea provided…

Double Standards and Hypocrisy in A History of Dealing with North Korea

By Luka Preradović, a croatian writer who focuses on military history and has an interest in Asia. This article represents the author’s own views. The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea,…

What is Chollima? Understanding the Story of the Mythical Horse

What is Chollima? And why does it matter? For those who are vaguely aware, most are likely to association the icon of the winged flying horse with North Korea. Whilst…

The untold history as to Why North Korea Became a Nuclear State

By Luka Preradović, a croatian writer who focuses on military history and has an interest in Asia. This article represents the author’s own views. Whenever a discussion by news outlets,…

How The Sino-Soviet Split Driven Mao’s Disastrous Policies

The political relationship between China PRC and the Soviet Union was always a fragile one. Although formally aligned on paper following the Sino-Soviet Treaty of 1950, the two countries had…

On this day in 1054: How China Discovered the Crab Nebula- The Song’s Era of Science

The Crab Nebula is undoubtedly one of the visual wonders of the known universe. Created from a spectacular arrangement of ionized helium and dust, the Nebula represents the remnants of…