Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles

Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles

Intercontinental ballistic missiles are typically designed for nuclear weapon delivery, with a range of over 5,500km.

North Korea has turned the tables on the US
Two North Korean actions during the past week demonstrate how paramount leader Kim Jong-un senses that, with China’s help, he has reversed the balance of leverage between his country and the United States over the last year and a half. On Thursday, Pyongyang announced it had tested a new type of “tactical guided weapon,” with no additional details. Later the same day, senior North Korean foreign ministry official Kwon Jong-gun made a public statement calling on Washington to replace Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as the leader of US negotiations with Pyongyang over the long-running nuclear weapons crisis. How things have changed since 2017-18, when the Donald Trump administration’s approach
North Korea has turned the tables on the US