North Korea’s 'Underground Empire' Could Give the U.S. Military Big Problems -

Kyle Mizokami

Security, Asia

How Kim Jong-un plans to survive. 

Pyongyang’s eventual defeat in any wartime scenario is a given, but its underground headquarters, fortifications and troop depots have the potential to not only enhance the Korean People’s Army’s ability to mount a surprise attack, but also to prolong the war, confounding the high-tech armed forces of its adversaries. Such underground shelters, wherever they are, will likely be the site of the endgame phase of the war, as the...


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