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Divya Venkatesan

Divya Venkatesan

Asked on 9 May, 2019

What do the missile launches by North Korea mean?

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Analysts believe that North Korea is trying to pressurize the US over its failure to make concessions regarding talks about their nuclear arsenal, which has been at a deadlock for months.

Harini Kapoor

Harini Kapoor

Asked on 9 May, 2019

Who is Stephen Biegun?

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Stephen Biegun is the United States Special Representative for North Korea who has been sent to Korea to break the deadlock over nuclear negotiations.

Abhinav Gavde

Abhinav Gavde

Asked on 9 May, 2019

Where did the missiles hit?

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The two short-range missiles flew 261 miles and 168 miles respectively towards the east before landing in the sea.

Cheshta Malhotra

Cheshta Malhotra

Asked on 9 May, 2019

Who is Yang Uk?

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Yang Uk is a senior research fellow at the Korea Defence and Security Forum