NEW NORTH KOREA THREAT: HOVERCRAFT AND NAVY SNIPER BRIGADES

Sourced: Asia Times

Nuke missiles aren’t the only lethal military capability being developed by North Korea. Analyst Joseph S. Bermudez says Pyongyang may be expanding its hovercraft and navy sniper brigade forces in an asymmetric military threat to South Korea.

Bermudez noted earlier this month in an article for Beyond Parallel, a website dedicated to Korean unification issues, that hovercraft and related special ops units such as naval snipers make up a large chunk of the Korean People’s Army. Pyongyang is also said to be taking pains to modernize and restructure such forces which could be used to assault South Korean beachheads.

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