This is North Korea's Nuclear Weapons Strategy

June 15, 2017 Topic: Security Region: Asia Blog Brand: The Buzz Tags: North KoreaMilitaryTechnologyU.S.WorldNuclear weapons

This is North Korea's Nuclear Weapons Strategy

There needs to be a coordinated effort to influence what type of nuclear power North Korea becomes.

It is also unlikely North Korea will be able use its nuclear weapons for anything other than deterrence as all the other nuclear powers with vastly different nuclear strategies have not been able to do so.

Adam P. MacDonald is an independent researcher based in Halifax, Canada.

This first appeared in East Asia Forum here.