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Enhance Nuke Deterrent

http://gsn.nti.org/gsn/nw_20110817_6916.php http://www.dailynk.com/korean/read.php?cataId=nk00700&num=91899 Really, there’s nothing new about this. South Korea and US anger North Korea by doing their annual exercises, and North Korea gets drunk on nuke juice. China’s reactions to these exercises have never been great either, and now…

Tagging in North Korea

http://www.dailynk.com/korean/read.php?cataId=nk04500&num=91859 Some North Korean guy from HyeSan City, Oonhung County tagged “Support Lee, Myung-bak” (South Korean President) on a wall, and then rode off in a car. This guy obviously has a death wish. This seems to be in reaction…

Servi-car!

http://www.dailynk.com/korean/read.php?cataId=nk04500&num=91869 Some rich folk are opening up transport companies with “Service Cars”, that transport products back and forth between China and the DPRK. Previously, cross-border transport was exclusively done by train, but rail lines are practically in a state of…

Russia, DPRK, ROK, OIL

http://www.dailynk.com/korean/read.php?cataId=nk00700&num=91863 http://www.nkeconwatch.com/2011/08/14/gazprom-eyeing-dprk-market Russia wants to create a gas pipe between them, DPRK, and ultimately reach the ROK. Many taxis in South Korea use liquefied gas to run their taxis (Not renewable, but more environmentally friendly). Ultimately, it sounds like everybody…

2012 Expectations

http://gsn.nti.org/gsn/nw_20110815_1581.php Some say the North will test out nukes. I wonder how that will turn about with the recent support they’re getting from South Korea, in response to the recent floods? This contrasts greatly from the recent developments, in which…