Brazen North Korea Submarine Operations Nearly Started World War III
The National Interest -

Sebastien Roblin

North Korea, Asia

North Korea had lost two submarines in September 1996 and June 1998 while attempting to insert or exfiltrate Special Forces agents on espionage missions in South Korea.

Here's What You Need To Remember: Yet again, North Korean spies had chosen to go down guns blazing rather than surrender. The incident of Yeosu also indicated how deeply naval infiltration and covert operations were integral to North Korean military and political doctrine.

In 1998, South...

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