Submarine Threat Demands Trilateral Cooperation

Saito, Yusuke
November 2016
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Nov2016, Vol. 142 Issue 11, p10
Conference Proceeding
The article reports that North Korea's submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) development nevertheless poses a significant strategic challenge for Japan, the U.S. and South Korea. North Korea successfully tested a SLBM on August 24, 2016, and its SLBM program could achieve an initial operational capability as early as the second half of 2018.


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