Military resources

Although this web page does not focus on military affairs, I have decided to post a few resources that I found helpful in understanding North Korea. If there is additional material that should be added to this list, please let me know.


The Armed Forces of North Korea, Jospeh Bermudez, 2001

North Korea Country Handbook, US Department of Defense, May 1997

North Korea’s Military Threat: Pyongyang’s Conventional Forces, Weapons of Mass Destruction, and Balisitc Missiles, Andrew Scobell and John M. Sanford, US Army

Web Resources:

KPA Journal, Joseph Bermudez

North Korea Military Guide, Global Security

The North Korean Military, ROK National Intelligence Service

DPRK Intelligence Agencies, John Pike (FAS)

Bluffer’s Guide to KPA

North vs. South Korea: A Military Comparison, Global Bearings

Nuclear Threat Initiative on North Korea Overview

Other Security/Intel web resources:

Arms Control Wonk

Debka File

Stratfor Global Intelligence

Intelligence Online

North East Asia Matters

Joseph Bermudez
Robert Collins
Osamu Eya