Small Wars Journal

11/26/2021 National Security and Korean News and Commentary

Fri, 11/26/2021 - 9:16am

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Access Korean News HERE.

National Security News Content:

1. How Far Would Biden Go to Defend Ukraine Against Russia?
2. The Drums of War in Taiwan and Ukraine | by Carl Bildt
3. Opinion | An Afghan girl grew up to be her country’s U.S. ambassador. Now, she watches progress lost.
4. US has new way to resettle Afghan refugees, and Vietnamese Americans in Washington answer call to help
5. How tennis player Peng Shuai’s disappearance is a classic case of China’s inherent insecurities
6. Central Asian Elites Choose China Over Russia – Analysis
7. Xi Is Bending Chinese Law to His Will
8. When Biden's 'Human Rights-based Diplomacy' Meets Cold Reality
9. Sri Lanka awards port project to China after dropping Japan, India
10. Dimon says he regrets comment on JPMorgan outlasting China Communist Party
11. Japan’s new right marching in a muscular direction
12. Japan doubles its supplementary defense budget to meet growing security challenges
13. ‘Nothing left’: Solomon Islanders wander torched capital as Australian troops arrive
14. More than 9 in 10 federal workers and military personnel are vaccinated, with only a small percentage seeking exemptions, White House says
15. Pentagon will track unexplained airborne objects through new intelligence group
16. Navy SEALs, Army Green Berets train with Greek special operators as bilateral military ties deepen
17. How Bali Bombings Group Infiltrated Indonesian Institutions to Resurrect Itself
18. The End of Trust

Korean News Content:

1. End-of-war declaration a 'good starting point' to address N.K. security concerns: unification minister
2. Kim Jong-un 'Building Luxury Villas for Himself'
3. Over half of South Koreans say inter-Korean summit at Beijing Olympics not possible: poll
4. S. Korean, US defense chiefs to discuss OPCON transfer, China
5. North Korean wives of Chinese men asked to apply for temporary ID cards
6. <Inside N. Korea> The Great Annoyance of Kim Jong-un's Visit to Samjiyon: Residents Forbidden to Step Out for Several Days
7. North Korea issues emergency order for all fishing boats to receive new "sea entry licenses"
8. North Korea puts Kimhyongjik County under lockdown amid COVID-19 fears
9. Kim Jong Un Bans Citizens Ripping Off His Stylish Leather Coats
10. Visiting congressional delegation serves ‘Super Bowl’ of Thanksgiving meals in South Korea