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Geography of International Affairs

Nuclear North Korea


Despite North Korea’s relative isolation from the global community, it has gained prominence as a geopolitical threat to many in the region and throughout the globe because of its nuclear ambitions. The articles and timelines below discuss North Korea’s military capabilities. The extensive timeline highlights the development of North Korea's military arsenal as well as attempts at negotiations, and economic sanctions, towards a diplomatic solution.

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North Korea’s Military Capabilities. (read the entire page – all sections)

The US and North Korea on the Brink: A Timeline

North Korea profile – Extensive Timeline (including nuclear negotiations)