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North Korea Extends Olive Branch to South, Saves Bravado for U.S.

Tom McCuin / Jan 4, 2018

The nuclear bravado caught the president’s attention, but hopefully, he has spent time digesting the rest of what Kim had to say.

Daily Intelligence New Year’s Resolutions

Tom McCuin / Jan 1, 2018

It’s time for some New Year’s resolutions, those things you promise to do better in the next trip around the sun. Looking back on what did and did not get a positive reaction from you, here are my promises to you.

North Korea Adds Anthrax to its Despot’s Cabinet of Wonders

Tom McCuin / Dec 29, 2017

To put a big cherry on top of the whole North Korea mess, we now have learned it’s likely they’ve developed anthrax.

Korea’s Missile Gets Stronger – But Should We Worry?

Tom McCuin / Nov 30, 2017

It’s called the Hwasong-15. And based on the maiden flight of a new North Korean intercontinental ballistic missile early on Wednesday (Tuesday afternoon here on the east coast), it can hit anywhere in the United States.

North Korea Back on List of State Sponsors of Terrorism

Tom McCuin / Nov 23, 2017

Just when you thought it was safe to write a nice, fluffy piece honoring troops deployed worldwide on Thanksgiving, the Trump administration goes and puts the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea back on the list of state sponsors of terrorism.

White House Says Show Me the Missile Money: New Missile Defense Budget Request

Tom McCuin / Nov 13, 2017

As the president began his Asian tour in Japan, his Office of Management and Budget submitted a $4 billion supplemental request to Congress to bolster domestic missile defenses.

Korea Crisis Continues, Even if No One is Watching

Tom McCuin / Oct 30, 2017

President Trump begins a 12-day, five-country trip to Asia on Friday, and three carrier strike groups will be in the region with him.

The Return of Atmospheric Nuclear Testing?

Tom McCuin / Oct 26, 2017

True to form, the government of the Democratic People’s Republic is ramping-up the propaganda ahead of a visit to Korea by President Trump.