Stimson in the News

Yun Sun quoted in Business Insider on recent North Korean missile tests

By Yun Sun
in Program

North Korea’s latest round of missile tests has shocked even the more bullish experts on the Kim regime’s nuclear and ballistic missile programs, who place it a few months from testing a weapon that could put a nuclear warhead on Washington. But now more than ever, the US must show resolve and not cave into nuclear blackmail, experts say.


According to Yun Sun, a senior associate at the Stimson Center, while the North Koreans have a point — the US acted aggressively toward them during the Korean War, and military exercises have in the past become military conflicts — the US can’t cave in to being blackmailed by North Korea.

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