Information operations · Information Warfare · North Korea

North Korea cancels annual anti-US rally for first time in years


Actions speak louder than words.  This is another good step. We may not be ready to sing Kumbaya together, yet, but maybe…  soon? </end editorial> JUNE 25, 2018 LAURA WIDENER The annual rally inspired nationalist fervor while commemorating the start of the Korean War. In a sign of improving relations with the United States, North Korea… Continue reading North Korea cancels annual anti-US rally for first time in years

Information operations · Information Warfare · North Korea

North Korea Erasing Most Anti-US propaganda


We are a long way from kiss-kiss, hug-hug, but this indicates a step forward.  I watched North Korea’s Korean Central Television Live and didn’t see any anti-US broadcast…  http://www.dprkfriendship.com.mx/ seems to have shut down. Uriminzokkiri was shut down last year by YouTube but appears to be replaced by Red Star (붉은별). I looked through their archives and didn’t… Continue reading North Korea Erasing Most Anti-US propaganda

China · North Korea

DPRK / PRC / WESTPAC Ad Hoc Update (35)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Singapore is the dominant Asia theme, but much transpiring elsewhere, including SCO summit, SCS, China vs. US trade etc, and India. Most Singapore reports are mainly speculation and playing to audience expectations. CSIS and FA assessments more sober.   DPRK / PRC / WESTPAC Reports   The… Continue reading DPRK / PRC / WESTPAC Ad Hoc Update (35)

China · Information operations · Information Warfare · North Korea

DPRK / PRC / WESTPAC Ad Hoc Update (34)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting </end editorial> A very busy week in Asia: Russia tries to meddle in DPRK; DPRK-USA summit debate continues; Kim fires his senior military leadership, replacing them with loyalists; Debate over destruction of DPRK nuclear test site continues; Evidence emerges of destruction of DPRK ballistic missile test facilities; Putin visits… Continue reading DPRK / PRC / WESTPAC Ad Hoc Update (34)

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Russia / Strategy Ad Hoc Media Update (32)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> A very busy week, not just in the DPRK, but also in Russia and Ukraine. NATO / EU / Russia Reports Bannon: ‘If Europe Is So Worried About Russia, Pay Up’ Steve Bannon, a former senior adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, told an audience in Prague… Continue reading Russia / Strategy Ad Hoc Media Update (32)

China · Information operations · Information Warfare · North Korea

DPRK / PRC / WESTPAC Ad Hoc Update (33)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> DPRK  “negotiation” with US and China continues – it seems that too many in the Western media have zero comprehension of what is actually happening. Much on the DPRK, especially the status of the test site. Also much on China’s deployment of air power, including the new… Continue reading DPRK / PRC / WESTPAC Ad Hoc Update (33)

China · Information operations · Information Warfare · North Korea

DPRK / PRC / WESTPAC Ad Hoc Update (32)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> While the media have been infatuated with the DPRK / RoK presidential meeting, other important things have been happening. Much on the condition of the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site. Adm Davidson comments on GWoS. DF-26 attains IOC. PLAN Type 001A CV to start sea trials – this… Continue reading DPRK / PRC / WESTPAC Ad Hoc Update (32)