| 6 December 2023, Wednesday |

South Korea doubles down on risky ‘Kill Chain’ plans to counter North Korea nuclear threat

South Korea is devoting resources to prevent any North Korean nuclear assault by preparing for preemptive attacks, if necessary, a plan that some analysts believe may worsen their weapons race and risk miscalculation during a fight.

South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol, who took office in May, has openly emphasized the so-called “Kill Chain” mechanism to repel a nuclear assault by North Korea.

  • Reuters