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The Inter-Korean Missile Race Picks Up the Pace

Both North and South Korea demonstrated a wide range of new missile capabilities in September 2021. What’s driving their arms race?

The Inter-Korean Missile Race Picks Up the Pace
Credit: Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP

The Diplomat’s Asia Geopolitics podcast host Ankit Panda (@nktpnd) speaks to Joseph Dempsey, a research associate for defense and military analysis at the International Institute for Strategic Studies, about recent missile-related developments on the Korean Peninsula.

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